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Encyclopedia > Delta Phi Epsilon (professional)
ΔΦΕ - Delta Phi Epsilon
Motto latreuo
Founded January 25, 1920 at Georgetown University
Fraternity type Professional
Scope National
Headquarters Post Office Box 25401
Washington, D.C., USA
Chapters 3 active
Homepage Delta Phi Epsilon
This article is about the professional sorority and fraternity. For the social sorority, see Delta Phi Epsilon (social).

Delta Phi Epsilon (ΔΦΕ) is the name given to several college fraternities and sororities. ImageMetadata File history File links Crest_(Medium). ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 3 - Babe Ruth is traded by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees for $125,000, the largest sum ever paid for a player at that time. ... Georgetown University is a private university in the United States. ... Professional fraternities, in the North American fraternity system, are organizations whose membership is restricted to students and faculty members in a particular field of professional education. ... Flag Seal Nickname: the District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location Location of Washington, D.C., with regard to the surrounding states of Maryland and Virginia. ... // History Delta Phi Epsilon (ΔΦΕ) was founded on March 17, 1917 at New York University Law School. ... While the terms fraternity and sorority (from the Latin words frater and soror, meaning brother and sister respectively) may be used to describe any number of social and charitable organizations, including the Lions Club, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Rotary International, and the Shriners. ...

Delta Phi Epsilon is the first and only national professional foreign service fraternity and sorority. Founded at Georgetown University on January 25, 1920, the fraternity's mission is to promote good fellowship among persons studying or engaged in foreign service. The Alpha chapter went on to colonize at many other universities throughout the country, although many chapters have since become inactive due to the fraternity being identified with "The Establishment" during the Vietnam War era and subsequent decline in interest in foreign service. Currently active chapters are Georgetown's Alpha chapter, The George Washington University's Eta Chapter, and University of California, Berkeley's Epsilon Chapter. Several other chapters are currently being in the process of being chartered and re-chartered. The United States Foreign Service is a personnel system established under the Foreign Service Act. ... Georgetown University is a private university in the United States. ... Alpha (uppercase Α, lowercase α) is the first letter of the Greek alphabet. ... Georgetown University is a private university in the United States. ... The George Washington University (GWU) is a private university in Washington, D.C., founded in 1821 as The Columbian College. ... For other uses, see Eta. ... The University of California, Berkeley (also known as the University of California at Berkeley, UC Berkeley, Cal, California, or Berkeley) is the oldest and flagship campus of the ten-campus University of California system. ... Epsilon (upper case Ε, lower case ε) is the 5th letter of the Greek alphabet. ...

The current president of Alpha Chapter is Charles M. McClees. The current president of Delta Phi Epsilon's national board is Richard B. Beal.

Notable alumni of the Eta Chapter at Washington, D.C.'s The George Washington University include: Ambassador Edward "Skip" Gnehm, a well-known ambassador and former Director General of the Foreign Service; Kenneth Starr, a former Solicitor General of the United States who gained national recognition for his investigations of President Bill Clinton during his second term; as well as Robert Ames Alden, a former National Press Club president. Flag Seal Nickname: the District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location Location of Washington, D.C., with regard to the surrounding states of Maryland and Virginia. ... The George Washington University (GWU) is a private university in Washington, D.C., founded in 1821 as The Columbian College. ... Edward Skip Gnehm Edward William Gnehm, Jr. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards and conform with our NPOV policy, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Kenneth Winston Starr (born July 21, 1946) is an American lawyer and former judge who was appointed to the Office of the Independent Counsel to investigate the death of the deputy White House counsel Vince Foster and the Whitewater land transactions by President Bill Clinton. ... The United States Solicitor General is the individual tasked with arguing for the United States Government in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, when the government is party to a case. ... The presidential seal was used by President Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii. ... William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III on August 19, 1946) was the 42nd President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. ... The National Press Club is an association of journalists based in Washington, DC. It is well-known for its gatherings with invited speakers, including many presidential candidates and other influential politicians. ...

Alpha Chapter has inducted several notable Georgetown faculty members as National Brothers, including former U.S, Ambassador and Deputy Secretary of State Howard Schaffer, former Ford executive Philip Karber who also served as Special Advisor to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and renowned Jesuit scholar Father Thomas King. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. ... The Ford Motor Company (usually called Ford; sometimes called FoMoCo), (NYSE: F) is a multinational corporation that manufactures automobiles. ... Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS (born 13 October 1925) was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990. ... The Society of Jesus (Societas Iesu (S.I. or S.J.) in Latin) is a Christian religious order of the Roman Catholic Church in direct service to the Pope. ...

Delta Phi Epsilon is a true fraternity in that it is all male, but in 1973 the Alpha Chapter of Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority was founded at Georgetown University. Since its creation, the sorority has grown to include chapters at several additional universites and has inducted notable national sisters of its own, including former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright. Madeleine Korbel Albright (born May 15, 1937 in Prague, Czechoslovakia), American diplomat, served as the 64th United States Secretary of State. ...

Chapter Roll

@ denotes active chapter

January 25, 1920, Alpha Chapter at the School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington, DC @

December 30, 1920, Beta Chapter at the School of Commerce, Accounts and Finance, New York University, New York, NY

May 22, 1922, Gamma Chapter at the School of Business Administration, Boston University, Boston, MA

March 24, 1923, Delta Chapter at the College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

April 1, 1923, Epsilon Chapter at the College of Commerce, University of California, Berkeley, CA @

February 3, 1924, Zeta Chapter at the School of Commerce and Finance, University of Detroit - Mercy, Detroit, MI

December 15, 1929, Eta Chapter at the School of Government, The George Washington University, Washington, DC @

March 11, 1939, Theta Chapter at the School of Business, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

April 29, 1939, Iota Chapter [1] at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

April 1, 1962, Iota Chapter [2] at the Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

May 14, 1949, Kappa Chapter at The Leland Stanford, Jr., University, Palo Alto, CA

May 15, 1949, Lambda Chapter at The American Institute for Foreign Trade, Phoenix, AZ

November 19, 1955, Mu Chapter at the Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

April 8, 1964, Nu Chapter at the University of Michigan, Ann Harbor, MI.

May 25, 1966, Xi Chapter at Texas Technical College, Lubbock, TX

March 12, 1965, Omicron Chapter at Occidental College, Angeles, CA

December 3, 1967, Pi Chapter at The American University. Washington, DC

February 19, 1971, Rho Chapter at Los Angeles State College, Los Angeles, CA

February 22, 1972, Sigma Chapter at George Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, CA

April 5, 1974, Tau Chapter at Loyola-Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

February 29, 1976, Upsilon Chapter at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

April 25, 1975, Phi Chapter at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Chi (No Chapter yet installed)

Psi (No Chapter yet installed)

February 20, 1976, Omega Chapter at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

External link

  • Official Delta Phi Epsilon Website



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