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Theta Tau Fraternity – National Officer Application

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What type of position do you want? *

As a National Officer in Theta Tau, I will: Perform my duties so as to honor the trust of the membership that elected me. *

Comply with all applicable statutes and regulations applying to non-profit organizations and the terms of the Articles of Incorporation, the Constitution, Policies & Procedures Manual (PPM), and other policies adopted by the Executive Council. *

Protect the interests of the fraternity as determined by the Executive Council, its mission, and prudent business practice. *

Protect the confidentiality of private or confidential information to which I become a party, i.e. member lists, financial information, etc. *

Refrain from asserting authority as a National Officer except when participating in a meeting of the Executive Council or as the Executive Council delegates to me; recognizing the chair of the Executive Council as the final authority. *

Accept my personal responsibility to: Contribute, support, and implement the Strategic Plan and Goals of the fraternity. *

Attend the National Meeting and pay my expenses to any stand-alone Executive Council meetings. *

Review all information and materials sent to me in connection with National Fraternity business and to provide to the Executive Council my best attention and judgment in a timely manner. *

Participate in committees and special tasks that I volunteer or am appointed to and complete all associated assignments. *

Conduct at least one (1) Official Visit per year if an Executive Council member or three (3) Official Visits per year if a Regional Director. *

Conduct myself so as to reflect positively on the fraternity and my fellow National Officers. *

Recruit and mentor possible volunteers who can make significant contributions to the fraternity, pledging to submit the name of a potential volunteer at each Executive Council meeting and to recruit a potential volunteer to attend the National Convention. *

Respect the integrity and abilities of my fellow National Officers. *

Respect and support all decisions of the Executive Council once a decision has been reached, even when I am in a minority position on such actions. *

Tender my resignation if I become unable to serve in accordance with the provisions of this commitment. *

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Theta Tau Strategic Framework

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Engineering Leaders for Service, Profession, and Brotherhood

PURPOSE (Why do we exist)

The purpose of Theta Tau is to develop and maintain a high standard of professional interest among its members, and to unite them in a strong bond of fraternal fellowship

CORE VALUES (What we stand for)

From recruitment, through pledging, to lifelong brotherhood, our members are:

    Honest & Ethical

    Dependable & Trustworthy

    Respectful of Ourselves and Each Other

    Generous of Time, Talent, & Treasure for Each Other, Theta Tau, and our Communities

    Proud that we are the oldest, largest, and foremost Fraternity for Engineers

 

GUIDING PRINCIPLES (How we operate)

    Culture of brotherhood, lifelong relationships, and connection

    Mutual respect and professionalism

    Balance of social, service, and professional activities

    Diversity of engineering disciplines and demographics

 

OUR GOALS (What we seek to achieve)

For our Brotherhood:

    We forge lifelong bonds of fraternal friendship, a journey that develops and delivers a network of lasting personal and professional relationships.

    We foster an inviting, safe, and social environment in which our members become lifelong friends.

For our Profession:

    We develop and nurture engineers with strong communication, problem-solving, collaboration, and leadership skills that we demonstrate in our profession, our community, and in our lives.

For our Communities:

    We are known for our service to our universities and the larger community.

    Our service projects create a unifying environment for learning and personal growth for our members.