Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en Professor Receives Grant for HIIT Study with Army http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army <div class="node-body article-body">An assistant professor of kinesiology has been awarded a grant of more than $2.52 million for a study to test the effects of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) compared to usual Army physical readiness training among active duty military personnel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army#comments Military Universities Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:48:00 +0000 32381 at http://clubindustry.com University of Alabama Opens New Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-alabama-opens-new-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Alabama opened its new student activity center last month in Tuscaloosa, AL, just in time for the fall semester.</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-alabama-opens-new-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-alabama-opens-new-rec-center#comments Universities Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:06:00 +0000 32041 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Construction on the University of Alabama&#39;s new student activity center began in 2012. <em>Image courtesy of the University of Alabama.</em></p> Texas A&M, Army, Navy Top Fittest Colleges List http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list <div class="node-body article-body">The top four fittest colleges in the nation either have a tie to the military or are military based, according to a recent survey.</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/texas-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list#comments Military Universities Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:07:00 +0000 31831 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Texas A&amp;M University was recently named the fittest college in America by The Active Times. <em>Photo courtesy of Texas A&amp;M University.</em></p> 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 Freemium 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 Freemium 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 Freemium 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 Freemium 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