MISSION


The mission of the honorary is promotion of the discipline by elevating the standards, ideals, competence and ethics of professionally prepared men and women in Health Education.

Service

On Saturday, March 23 Illinois University, home of Eta Sigma Gamma’s Pi Chapter to be part of the Color Craze 5k. This was the inaugural year of the 5k which supported Special Olympics Western Illinois Area 4. The objective of the event, which took several months to plan, was to not only raise funds, but also to get people active and show them that exercise can be enjoyable.

ESG-Omega Chapter, along with many other Illinois State University organizations and students, volunteered for the “Bring it Back to Normal” event. The event asks students to help local businesses and houses near campus by raking leaves, cleaning windows, picking up sticks, or any other chore...

Omega members volunteered with Habitat for Humanity. This was such a great experience for everyone involved. We helped paint closet doors and walls for a very deserving family in the Bloomington-Normal community. We ended up having paint on our hands, our clothes, and in our hair—but...

[caption id="attachment_215" align="alignleft" width="225"] Raking leaves for "Bring it Back to Normal"[/caption] ESG-Omega Chapter, along with many other Illinois State University organizations and students, volunteered for the “Bring it Back to Normal” event. The event asks students to help local businesses and houses near campus by...

[caption id="attachment_208" align="alignleft" width="300"] Flash mob grooves to “Move Your Body.”[/caption] To kick off the start of the 2011-2012 school year, chapter members did a flash mob workout in coordination with the student recreation center and several groups during the College of Education and Human Services...

[caption id="attachment_200" align="alignleft" width="300"]5k participants 5k participants[/caption] The Out for Blood Duathlon and 5k has been an annual event for three years. The goals behind this race are to provide the community of Mount Pleasant, MI with a unique event to strive to be physically fit for, to encourage healthy behaviors and safety when being physically fit, and to bring all aspects of Mount Pleasant (campus populations, the community, and local businesses) together. The race is also a fundraiser for the Central Michigan chapter of the American Red Cross.
[caption id="attachment_194" align="alignleft" width="300"]Alpha Lambda Members Present Check Alpha Lambda members present check to Dr. Usdan[/caption] Eta Sigma Gamma Members from the Alpha Lambda Chapter spearheaded a campaign in an effort to aid The University of Alabama (UA) community in the wake of the devastating tornadoes of April 27, 2011. The EF-5 tornado that struck Tuscaloosa, Alabama on April 27 was the strongest ever to hit the area.

During the past 2 academic years, the Gamma Mu chapter was funded by Prevention Network of Lansing, Michigan for the Western Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention (WASAP) Project.  During the first year of this project, the advisory board brought together major community-university stakeholders to form...

This was a health promotional event held around Valentine's Day to distribute information about HPV and cervical cancer detection and prevention. The pink donut theme was used because HPV infects the cervix, which has been visually described as a pink donut. ESG members handed out informational...