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.

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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...

Nine members, four other individuals and the faculty sponsor went into neighborhoods next to the university and raked elderly people's lawns. If the homeowner was available they were told a little about Eta Sigma Gamma and the chapter's goals. In addition to raking people's lawns...

Thirty-two Gammans took part in a campus wide day of service. Gammans were split into four groups who assisted four different families in the community with home improvement tasks....

Chapter members volunteered at Hope Haven Homeless Shelter in DeKalb, IL. Every Wednesday, October through December, members served food at the soup kitchen, helped clean the shelter, and played educational games with the children who resided at the shelter.  ...

The chapter hosted four guest speakers from various health professional organizations:Positive Link for HIV/AIDS, Indiana State Department of Health, Bloomington HospitalOutpatient Nutrition Therapy, and Indiana Department of Education Coordinated School Health Program....

A campus and community wide sexual assault panel discussion was held. Speakers were from the Kent State police department, the Battered Women's Shelter, and a local hospital sexual assault examiner program....

This overnight health education event targeted at risk girls ranging from ages 8-12 years old. Lessons on nutrition, exercise, first aid, and healthy relationships helped to convey important tips for living a healthy life in all the areas of health. Approximately 50 girls attended with...

Fourth grade students from area schools were lead through a series of interactive stations set up by the Brazos County Health Department during a fun day in which students learned how agriculture and food production is linked with/affects health....

Members set up a health education table in the lobby of the student union building, a highly trafficked area on campus. The table contained educational pamphlets on stress and stress relieving techniques....