Tau Kappa Epsilon

Tau Kappa Epsilon Quick Facts
National Founding: January 10, 1899 at Illinois Wesleyan University, IL
Local Founding: April 20, 1956; November 8, 2008 recolonized as the Epsilon Zeta Chapter
Motto: “Not for wealth, rank or honor, but for personal worth and character”
Philanthropic Cause: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
National Organization: www.tke.org
Nickname: TKE or Teke
Colors: Cherry Red and Battleship Grey
Flower: The Red Carnation
Symbol: The Equilateral Triangle
Mascot: The Eagle

Tau Kappa Epsilon Chapter Statistics
Overall Chapter Score- 67.5%, Chapter is currently under administrative review.  An improvement plan is in place for the 2014-15 academic year.
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Spring 2013

  • Number of Active Member- 33
  • Number of Members who Disaffiliated- 1
  • Chapter GPA- 2.861
  • New Members Inducted- 14
  • Number of Members who Depledged- 0
  • New Member GPA- 3.104
  • Total Building Damages- Omega House $231.08

Fall 2013

  • Number of Active Member- 36
  • Number of Members who Disaffiliated- 3
  • Chapter GPA- 2.99
  • New Members Inducted- 6
  • Number of Members who Depledged- 0
  • New Member GPA- 2.86
  • Total Building Damages- Omega House $1133.78

Tau Kappa Epsilon Contact Information
Chapter President: Joseph Porcelli
Primary Advisor:  Wasim Munayyer
Omega House, House Manager: 2013-2014 Alexis Bowman, 2014-2015 Cassie Fraser
House Director: Toni Baisden

Tau Kappa Epsilon and Expectations Highlights
Academic Achievement- 41.7%
Chapter Operations- 64.7%

  • Chapter reviewed their National Bylaws and evaluated local bylaws.

Risk Reduction- 86.3%
House Management
- 73.3%

Programming- 65.5%

  • Chapter held a Christmas party with approximately 25 kids from Anchor House.  They gave toys, played games and had food at the event.
  • Chapter members caroled during the holiday season.
  • Chapter raised $1500 for their philanthropy at their Brother Auction and $750 at their philanthropy event, Ms. Apollo.
  • Awards Received: Greek Man of the Year

Leadership Development- 69.7%

  • Chapter has a 97.3% involvement rate outside of the chapter with multiple brothers holding leadership positions outside of the organization.
  • Chapter members attended their Regional Leadership Conference where they picked up the idea for a Membership Quality Board from fellow brothers.

Chapter Violations

  • 2013 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 3
    *Sanctions based on September 22, 2013 Alcohol Policy, Littering, Disorderly Conduct, and Indecent Conduct violations
       - Monetary Fine- completion pending
       - Community Restitution- completion pending
    *Sanctions based on April 10, 2013 Alcohol Policy, Quiet Hours, Residence Rules and Regulations, and Failure to Produce Identification violations
       - Monetary Fine- completion pending
       - Community Restitution- completion pending
    *Sanctions based on January 9, 2013 Vandalism and Littering violations
       - Monetary Fine- completion pending
       - Community Restitution- completion pending
  • 2012 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 1
    *Sanctions based on April 17, 2012 Littering & Disorderly Conduct violation
       - Community Restitution
  • 2011 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0