Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en Duke University Partners with Local JCC on Discount Membership Program http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/duke-university-partners-local-jcc-discount-membership-program <div class="node-body article-body">Duke University, Durham, NC, is expanding its Duke Fitness Club employee discount gym membership program to a local Jewish Community Center (JCC).</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/duke-university-partners-local-jcc-discount-membership-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/duke-university-partners-local-jcc-discount-membership-program#comments Nonprofits Universities Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:16:00 +0000 31661 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Duke University&#39;s Duke Fitness Club program consists of nearly 3,000 university staff, faculty and family members. <em>Photo courtesy of Duke University.</em></p> Fired Rec Center Director Waives Preliminary Hearing http://clubindustry.com/universities/fired-rec-center-director-waives-preliminary-hearing <div class="node-body article-body">Amy Wagner, the former University of Pennsylvania rec center director who was fired earlier this year for allegedly stealing money and items from the rec center, waived a preliminary hearing on Monday, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/fired-rec-center-director-waives-preliminary-hearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/fired-rec-center-director-waives-preliminary-hearing#comments Universities Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:52:00 +0000 31281 at http://clubindustry.com Rec Center Construction Ongoing at Missouri-St. Louis http://clubindustry.com/universities/rec-center-construction-ongoing-missouri-st-louis <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Missouri-St. Louis is continuing construction on a new student recreation and wellness center that is scheduled to open in the fall of 2015.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/rec-center-construction-ongoing-missouri-st-louis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/rec-center-construction-ongoing-missouri-st-louis#comments Universities Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:15:00 +0000 30801 at http://clubindustry.com University Rec Center Director Fired for Alleged Theft http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-rec-center-director-fired-alleged-theft <div class="node-body article-body">The former university rec center director at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia was arrested in May after she allegedly stole money from the center.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-rec-center-director-fired-alleged-theft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-rec-center-director-fired-alleged-theft#comments Universities Freemium Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:44:00 +0000 30521 at http://clubindustry.com Syracuse Fires Developer of Project for Fitness Center, Bookstore http://clubindustry.com/universities/syracuse-fires-developer-project-fitness-center-bookstore <div class="node-body article-body">Syracuse (NY) University recently fired a developer that had received a 30-year property tax exemption to build a new on-campus fitness center and bookstore.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/syracuse-fires-developer-project-fitness-center-bookstore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/syracuse-fires-developer-project-fitness-center-bookstore#comments Universities Freemium Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:20:00 +0000 30331 at http://clubindustry.com University of Colorado Buffalo-Shaped Pool Opens http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-colorado-buffalo-shaped-pool-opens <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Colorado-Boulder opened its new outdoor swimming pool earlier this month. The pool is in the shape of a charging buffalo, the university's mascot.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-colorado-buffalo-shaped-pool-opens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-colorado-buffalo-shaped-pool-opens#comments Universities Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:02:00 +0000 29971 at http://clubindustry.com Batting Cage Falls from Ceiling at College Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/batting-cage-falls-ceiling-college-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">At least five people were injured when part of a batting cage that was suspended from the ceiling fell to the floor and bleachers of the gymnasium at the Goshen (IN) College recreation and fitness center.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/batting-cage-falls-ceiling-college-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/batting-cage-falls-ceiling-college-rec-center#comments Universities Freemium Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:27:00 +0000 29661 at http://clubindustry.com Baltimore-Area University to Get $34 Million Rec Center Expansion http://clubindustry.com/universities/baltimore-area-university-get-34-million-rec-center-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">Towson University, located in the Baltimore suburb of Towson, MD, will undergo a $34 million expansion of its recreation center, which is expected to be completed by the fall of 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/baltimore-area-university-get-34-million-rec-center-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/baltimore-area-university-get-34-million-rec-center-expansion#comments Universities Wed, 28 May 2014 14:04:00 +0000 29301 at http://clubindustry.com SMU Bans Suspect after Alleged Sexual Assault in Campus Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/smu-bans-suspect-after-alleged-sexual-assault-campus-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas, has banned a suspect from campus after an alleged sexual assault was reported in the men's locker room of the Dedham Center for Lifetime Sports, SMU's student recreation center.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/smu-bans-suspect-after-alleged-sexual-assault-campus-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/smu-bans-suspect-after-alleged-sexual-assault-campus-rec-center#comments Universities Freemium Tue, 13 May 2014 19:59:00 +0000 28711 at http://clubindustry.com Chelsea Piers Connecticut's Mollie Marcoux Named Director of Athletics at Princeton http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton <div class="node-body article-body">Mollie Marcoux, the executive director of Chelsea Piers Connecticut, was hired as the director of athletics at Princeton University, her alma mater.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton#comments For-profits Universities Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:09:00 +0000 28201 at http://clubindustry.com