Elks Magazine Online

Welcome! The Elks Magazine is published 10 times per year for the members of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America. If you'd like to submit fraternal news, please check out our fraternal news guidelines (Adobe PDF format).

If you're interested in writing a general interest article, here are our writers guidelines. If you're interesting in advertising in the Elks Magazine, please review our Media Kit.

To submit materials or provide a photo, please download and fill out a submission form.

Online Issue

Current Issue: December 2022/January 2023

Features

26

The BPOE Returns to the Rose Parade in 2023, by Tom Scudder

After an absence of nearly thirty years, the BPO Elks will field a float in the 134th Tournament of Roses Parade on January 2, 2023, in Pasadena, California.

28

Knute Rockne: Notre Dame’s Gridiron Legend, by Clayton Trutor

Knute Rockne played for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the 1910 through 1913 seasons and revolutionized the game during his tenure as the team’s head coach from 1918 until his death in 1931.

34

A Modern Frontier: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, by Philip Hartigan and Patricia Ann McNair

Oklahoma City is a place of contrasts, where aerospace and biotech companies exist alongside stores that provide supplies to cowboys and ranchers.

Departments

4

Message from the GER

6

Travels of the GER

8

It’s Your Business, by Brendan Middleton

10

Healthline, by Elizabeth A. Reid, MD

12

News of the Lodges

39

Supporting Our Troops

40

Elks National Veterans Service Commission

46

Elks Drug Awareness Program

48

Elks National Foundation

51

Annual Report of the Grand Secretary