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

2016 Tau Kappa Epsilon Chapter Statistics
Overall Chapter Score- 148.2/190 - 78%
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Academic Achievement- 12/26 - 46.1%

  • The chapter has been striving to improve accountability and rewrote their academic policy.
  • 2.87 to 2.965 GPA Increase

Chapter Operations- 22.5/34 - 66.%

  • The chapter has implemented the YITB Groups for accountability
  • Chapter was ranked 28th out of 246 chapters and continues to improve
  • Rewrote chapter Bylaws & Constitutions

Leadership Development- 27.5/33 - 83.3%

  • 100% involvement in other organizations on campus
  • 17 chapter

Programming- 27/32 - 84.3%

  • The chapter and members of the PUB brought back PJ Wednesdays in the PUB

Risk Reduction- 23/24 - 95.8%

  • Chapter had no violations

House Management- 15/16 - 93.7%

  • The risk management chair introduced the “Hall-lordes” which is a play on words and an extra risk management representative in Omega House

Presentation Score- 21.2/25 - 84.8%

2016 Chapter Academics

  • Spring 2016 Chapter GPA: 2.87
  • Fall 2016 Chapter GPA: 2.96
  • Spring 2016 New Member GPA: 2.99
  • Fall 2016 New Member GPA: 2.5

Tau Kappa Epsilon Contact Information
Chapter President: John D’Addario
Primary Advisor: Nick Barbati
House Manager: Zachary Tall

Chapter Violations

  • 2016 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2015 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2014 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2013 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 3
    *Sanctions based on September 22, 2013 Alcohol Policy, Littering, Disorderly Conduct, and Indecent Conduct violations- all sanctions complete
    - Monetary Fine
    - Community Restitution
    *Sanctions based on April 10, 2013 Alcohol Policy, Quiet Hours, Residence Rules and Regulations, and Failure to Produce Identification violations- all sanctions complete
    - Monetary Fine
    - Community Restitution
    *Sanctions based on January 9, 2013 Vandalism and Littering violations- all sanctions complete
    - Monetary Fine
    - Community Restitution
  • 2012 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 1
    *Sanctions based on April 17, 2012 Littering & Disorderly Conduct violation- all sanctions complete
    - Community Restitution
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