Fraternity Announcement

PHILADELPHIA, PA—The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Zac Antonius (Alpha Gamma, Spring 2016) will serve as the next Executive Director of Lambda Phi Epsilon.  Effective September 1, 2019, Antonius will take over for outgoing Executive Director Jim Gaffney, who will be leaving...

PHILADELPHIA, PA—The Board of Directors of the alpha Kappa Delta Phi International Sorority, Inc. and the Lambda Phi Epsilon International Fraternity, Inc. announce the departure of Executive Director Jim Gaffney, effective August 31, 2019. Jim Gaffney has served as joint Executive Director of aKDPhi...

Philadelphia, PA—The Board of Directors voted on May 31, 2019 to withdraw the charter of the Tau Chapter at Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania.  Following the appeals process, the sanction was finalized on June 17, 2019. This action was taken following a...

During the summer of 2018, the Board of Directors opened a design contest among the general fraternity membership to create the official flag of Lambda Phi Epsilon. After reviewing numerous submissions, the International Board selected the design created by Nicolas Garza, a Spring 2018 initiate...

Weekend in Review Every Memorial Day Weekend, brothers from all parts of North America convene to celebrate fellowship, to undergo training, to conduct business, and to celebrate the successes of the Fraternity. The 30th Annual Convention of Lambda Phi Epsilon brought together over 380 attendees to...

The North Carolina State University (NCSU) Associate Chapter hosted this year’s Southeast Brotherhood Rally (SEBR) on April 13, 2019 in Raleigh, NC. As a ludic reference to the Lunar New Year, the “Year of the P.I.G. (Performance in Greek Life)” centralized the theme of the...

Las Vegas, Nevada — Lambda Phi Epsilon Chapter Presidents and New Member Educators convened over Martin Luther King weekend to enjoy fellowship and learn the skills necessary to lead their undergraduate chapters. International President William Tan kicked off the two-day training with a State of the...

The Board of Directors, on Friday, December 21st, voted to withdraw the charter of the Sigma Chapter at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.  This action was taken following a university-led investigation that uncovered significant evidence of hazing being practiced as part of the new...

Lambda Phi Epsilon International Fraternity sent a delegation of six staff members to the Association of Fraternity and Sorority Advisors’ Annual Meeting (AFAAM) in Indianapolis, Indiana. Read what they had to say about their experience! First-timer Reflections “I saw many fabulous and awesome people who truly cared...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2018 LFE Closes Chapter at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Following an investigation conducted by the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, the university on Thursday withdrew recognition of the Lambda Phi Epsilon...

International Fraternity Hosts Screening for ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Since the release of “The Joy Luck Club" in 1993, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have largely disappeared from mainstream television. The premier of “Crazy Rich Asians” (CRA) marks a historical milestone for Asian and Asian American representation...

The Board of Directors of the Lambda Phi Epsilon International Fraternity is pleased to announce the hiring of Zachary Antonius, of the Alpha Gamma Chapter at Baylor University, as the inaugural Assistant to the Executive Director. Antonius’ hiring becomes effective on August 20th, 2018. Antonius is...

Incoming officers of the Lambda Phi Epsilon International Board convened in the City of Brotherly Love to welcome new and familiar faces to the team. Held at the historic Plays and Players theater in downtown Philadelphia, fraternity staff met to review the strategic direction of...

During the 29th Convention of the Lambda Phi Epsilon International Fraternity, the House of Delegates, the Fraternity’s legislative body, ratified an amendment to the Constitution to define gender identity explicitly, and to allow all those who identify as male to be eligible for membership in...

“Convention is a time to celebrate the successes of the past year, and we have a great deal to celebrate this year. We’ve added three new chapters and returned to two campuses where we were previously dormant, we chartered our first graduate chapter in Florida,...

Lambda Phi Epsilon opens three new chapters this spring, marking a ten-percent growth in the roll of recognized chapters since Spring 2017. “This most recent growth is just the latest in a string of successful chartering projects across America in recent years. Add to this our...

The International Board of Lambda Phi Epsilon is pleased to announce the establishment of its first graduate chapter. “Chartering graduate chapters allow us to engage the entirety of our membership and continue to offer them the gifts of brotherhood. Additionally, we grow the fraternity’s reach and...

Lambda Phi Epsilon History at a Glance Lambda Phi Epsilon was founded on February 25, 1981 at the University of California at Los Angeles. The 19 founding fathers sought to transcend the limitations traditionally faced by Asian American organizations on campus. LFE will celebrate its 37th...