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Removing the Barrier: Fraternity and Faculty

    By Garrett T. / November 17, 2017

Why is it so difficult to break down the barrier with faculty to discuss what it means to be in a fraternity? Frater Rogers discusses our options.

10 Things Chapters and Colonies Get Wrong About Recruitment

    By Garrett T. / October 19, 2017

Did you miss Unrealistic Recruitment at Conclave 2017? Read on as Frater Greg Roskopf elaborates further on 10 common recruitment pitfalls.

eCompliance and Alcohol Education

    By TKE.org / October 13, 2017

Stay safe this semester by following the eCompliance guidelines. Complete yours today.

A Letter of Thanks

    By Garrett T. / August 22, 2017

Frater Ronald Reagan once said, "We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone." A letter of gratitude from Caitlin O'Brien-Rice

Leading vs. Managing – There IS a Difference!

    By Garrett T. / August 18, 2017

Part 1 of our 8 part series on Leadership. What it means to be a leader vs. a manager in today's world.

2018 Regional Leadership Conferences Announced

    By Garrett T. / July 14, 2017

2018 Regional Leadership Conference Dates Announced - Jersey City Feb 2-3 | Indianapolis Feb 9-10 | Las Vegas Feb 16-17 | Atlanta Feb 23-24

TKE Releases New Chapter Meeting & Candidate Education Guides

    By TKE.org / January 13, 2017

The Official Guides for Chapter Meetings and Candidate Education are designed to help your chapter or colony operate more effectively.

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The Official Guide for Candidate Education

In this Guide, you will find important information about how to conduct an effective Candidate Education Program.

The Official Guide for Chapter Meetings

In this guide you will find information on how to correctly organize and execute your chapter and officer meetings.

Founders' Day Address

A message from Grand Prytanis Rod Talbot to honor the Fraternity's 117th Founders' Day.

The Official Officer Transition Guide

Each officer transition process is vital to pass on officer roles and expectations, pertinent information and ensure the future success of the group.

Provinces

Curious which chapters fall into which provinces? This page outlines provinces for every active chapter and colony in TKE Nation.

A Chapter & Colony Guide to Social Media

We live in a social world, it's time to embrace it. Learn how you can utilize Facebook, Twitter & Instagram to support your chapter & colony efforts.

Our Partnership with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity is committed to fulfilling Frater Danny Thomas' dream that "No child should die in the dawn of life."

Fraternal Levels of Achievement Certificates

TKE - FRATERNAL LEVELS OF ACHIEVEMENT CERTIFICATES. Downloads are available.

The Official TKE Recruitment Guide

Tau Kappa Epsilon's Official Recruitment Guide will guide your chapter or colony toward a successful recruitment program.

Missing St. Jude Dollars

Chapters and colonies on the list below have reported more dollars on the TKE Module than what St. Jude has received.

Order Recruitment Supplies

Claim your chapter's or colony's free recruitment kit once each semester.

Chapter Websites

TKE provides free websites for every chapter/colony in TKE nation.

Year at a Glance

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is dedicated toward making major dates and deadlines for each academic year as simple and transparent as possible.

Committees

TKE Committees - Committees allow for a more efficiently operated chapter and can help officers delegate responsibility.

Branding & Standards

Tau Kappa Epsilon has a set standard for the use of images, logos, taglines and more. Click here to learn more about TKE's branding standards.

Chapter, Top Teke, Top Teke Recruiter Awards

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is now accepting applications for Chapter Annual Awards, Top TEKE Individual and Top TKE Recruiter.

Declaration of Principles

Tau Kappa Epsilon - National Founder William Wilson, during the winter months of 1907-1908, wrote the Declaration of Principles.

Opportunity Out of Defeat

Opportunity Out of Defeat-Wallace McCauley delivers this address on Saturday, October 19, 1907, at the annual initiation banquet of the Fraternity.

Shop

Get your official Tau Kappa Epsilon gear at shoptkeheritage.com. Business accessories, jackets, polo's and other TKE apparel are available online.

Fee Structure & Finances

Learn more about Tau Kappa Epsilon's fee structure, ways to save, and frequently asked questions.

Service and Philanthropic Organizations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, The Alzheimer's Association, just to name a few Tau Kappa Epsilon's Service and Philanthropic Organizations.

Chartering Process

Chartering Process - How to Incorporate: A corporation is a legal entity that can do anything a person can do. Think of it as an artificial person.

How to Become a Colony

The first step in becoming a TKE chapter is to obtain colony status. For this, permission from the Grand Council is required.

The Black Book

The Bylaws and Constitution of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

Parliamentary Procedure

Tau Kappa Epsilon-The International Constitution and Bylaws requires that all meetings of the Grand Chapter be governed by parliamentary procedure.

Minimum Standards for Chapters

Minimum Standards for Chapters - Being a Teke stands for being a part of a brotherhood where men of character - regardless of their background

Membership Quality Board

Membership Quality Board-the chapter committee that ensures each Frater continually meets the minimum standards for membership in Tau Kappa Epsilon.

How To Use The TKE Chapter Module

TKE - How To Use The TKE Chapter Module. The information pertained on this webpage will assist and guide you through the Chapter Module.

Communication

TKE publishes a quarterly magazine called THE TEKE Magazine, and sends regular electronic newsletters to chapter officers and TKE volunteer.