Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en Recreation Center Will Expand at Grand Valley State University http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-will-expand-grand-valley-state-university <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Grand Valley State University's board of trustees has approved a $7.8 million expansion of its recreation center to address growing student demand for recreation and fitness opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-will-expand-grand-valley-state-university" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-will-expand-grand-valley-state-university#comments Universities Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:45:00 +0000 37791 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A 17,000-square-foot addition at Grand Valley State University&#39;s recreation center will enable the school to address growing student demand for health and fitness opportunities. <em>Photo by Kate Harmon, campus recreation director.</em></p> SUNY Cortland Opens $56 Million Student Life Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/suny-cortland-opens-56-million-student-life-center <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">State University of New York at Cortland facility significantly expands recreation and fitness space for students.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/suny-cortland-opens-56-million-student-life-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/suny-cortland-opens-56-million-student-life-center#comments Universities Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:56:00 +0000 37531 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The new $56 million Student Life Center at the State University of New York at Cortland greatly expands fitness and recreation opportunities on campus. <em>Photo courtesy of SUNY Cortland</em>.</p> New $3.6 Million Facility Expands Recreation Offerings at University of South Carolina Beaufort http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-36-million-facility-expands-recreation-offerings-university-south-carolina-beaufort <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The University of South Carolina Beaufort has formally dedicated its $3.6 million, 22,581-square-foot Sand Shark Recreation Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-36-million-facility-expands-recreation-offerings-university-south-carolina-beaufort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-36-million-facility-expands-recreation-offerings-university-south-carolina-beaufort#comments Universities Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:00:00 +0000 37151 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Sand Shark Recreation Center at the University of South Carolina Beaufort was dedicated on Feb. 5. <em>Photo courtesy of the university</em>.</p> Recreation Center Set to Open in the Spring at Saint Mary's College of California http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-set-open-spring-saint-marys-college-california <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The $23.5 million recreation center at Saint Mary's College of California is nearing completion on the Moraga, CA, campus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-set-open-spring-saint-marys-college-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/recreation-center-set-open-spring-saint-marys-college-california#comments Universities Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18:08:00 +0000 37121 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">The Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center is under construction at Saint Mary&#39;s College of California in Moraga. <em>Photo courtesy of Saint Mary&#39;s College of California</em>.</span></p> New Recreation Center Becomes a Favorite at Radford University http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-recreation-center-becomes-favorite-radford-university <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Since opening in December, the $32 million Recreation and Wellness Center at Radford University in Radford, VA, has been a magnet for health-conscious students.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-recreation-center-becomes-favorite-radford-university" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/new-recreation-center-becomes-favorite-radford-university#comments Universities Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:43:00 +0000 36821 at http://clubindustry.com <p>With 115,000 square feet of space, Radford University&#39;s new Recreation and Wellness Center provides an array of fitness opportunities that had not been available to students on campus. <em>Photo courtesy of Radford University</em>.</p> University of Washington Tacoma and YMCA Open Campus Recreation Facility http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-washington-tacoma-and-ymca-open-campus-recreation-facility <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The University Y Student Center is owned by the school and operated by the YMCA of Pierce & Kitsap Counties in a partnership with the university.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-washington-tacoma-and-ymca-open-campus-recreation-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-washington-tacoma-and-ymca-open-campus-recreation-facility#comments Nonprofits Universities Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:02:00 +0000 36681 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The $22 million University Y Student Center at the University of Washington Tacoma houses a fitness center as well as offices, meeting space and social space for students. <em>Photo by Cody Char, courtesy of University of Washington Tacoma.</em></p> Northeast Health Club Operators Prepared for the Historic Blizzard That Didn't Come for Some http://clubindustry.com/profits/northeast-health-club-operators-prepared-historic-blizzard-didnt-come-some <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach and Mike Kennedy, contributing news writers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fitness facility operators in the Northeast prepared for a snowstorm that ended up bringing less snow than expected to most areas. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/northeast-health-club-operators-prepared-historic-blizzard-didnt-come-some" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/northeast-health-club-operators-prepared-historic-blizzard-didnt-come-some#comments For-profits Universities Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:58:00 +0000 36531 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A passerby skis through an accumulation of snow on Jan. 27, 2015 in Central Park in New York City. Snow levels from winter storm Juno in New York have ranged from 7.8 inches in Central Park to more than 28 inches in Eastern Long Island. <em>Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images.</em></p> Suspicious Book Bag Prompts Evacuation of Purdue University Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/suspicious-book-bag-prompts-evacuation-purdue-university-rec-center <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A student who allegedly left the book bag in the center is under investigation and is being treated at a medical facility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/suspicious-book-bag-prompts-evacuation-purdue-university-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/suspicious-book-bag-prompts-evacuation-purdue-university-rec-center#comments Universities Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:31:00 +0000 36271 at http://clubindustry.com Solar Panels Will Generate Renewable Energy at University of Richmond's Recreation Building http://clubindustry.com/universities/solar-panels-will-generate-renewable-energy-university-richmonds-recreation-building <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Richmond will install solar panels on its rec center's rooftop, producing the electricity that equals the amount used in a year by a typical residence hall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/solar-panels-will-generate-renewable-energy-university-richmonds-recreation-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/solar-panels-will-generate-renewable-energy-university-richmonds-recreation-building#comments Universities Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:14:00 +0000 36151 at http://clubindustry.com <p>With the addition of solar panels on its rec center roof similar to these, the rec center at the University of Richmond will be one of the more environmentally friendly buildings on campus, according to the university. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> University of Utah Unveils $50 Million Recreation Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-utah-unveils-50-million-recreation-center <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Utah's 180,000-square-foot rec center is the result of more than 10 years of planning and raising funds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-utah-unveils-50-million-recreation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-utah-unveils-50-million-recreation-center#comments Universities Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:49:00 +0000 36141 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The George S. Eccles Student LIfe Center opened Jan. 12 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. <em>Image courtesy of the University of Utah.</em></p> University of Utah