Phi Epsilon Kappa is a national professional fraternity for persons engaged in or pursuing careers in health, physical education, recreation, and other related fields. Membership is open to persons interested in the purposes of the Fraternity and in providing time and energy for the benefit of the areas which include: physical education, health, recreation, dance, human performance, exercise science, sports medicine, and sports management.
PHI EPSILON KAPPA’S CURRENT BY-LAWS
We are dedicated to the enhancement of the education of students in the fields of exercise science and health. We promote student research, charitable purposes, community service, provides opportunities for professional growth, leadership development, and the fraternal loyalty and spirit among members throughout the country.
The organization began as HES Club (Health and Exercise Science) in 1990. Membership has increased every year. Currently, over 50 members are active in the meetings and events. Members of HES club petitioned the Board of Directors for the creation of a Phi Epsilon Kappa chapter of in the Spring of 1997. We received our charter for the Delta Chi chapter and initiated the first class during the Fall of 1997.
1. To be organized and operated exclusively for the educational and charitable purpose as a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the interest of Health Education, Physical Education, Recreation Education, Safety Education, and related fields.