Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en Universities Show Increased Usage of Rec Centers http://clubindustry.com/universities/universities-show-increased-usage-rec-centers <div class="node-body article-body">Several universities are seeing increases in the usage of their student recreation centers, and according to one study, students who work out at the centers have a higher grade-point average than those who make no visits.</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/universities-show-increased-usage-rec-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/universities-show-increased-usage-rec-centers#comments Universities Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:28:00 +0000 34901 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Water polo is just one of the many offerings at the Purdue University student recreation center. <em>Photo courtesy of Purdue University.</em></p> UCLA Names Recreation Complex after Jackie Robinson http://clubindustry.com/universities/ucla-names-recreation-complex-after-jackie-robinson <div class="node-body article-body">The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has named its 22 recreation and athletic facilities the Jackie Robinson Athletics and Recreation Complex.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/ucla-names-recreation-complex-after-jackie-robinson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/ucla-names-recreation-complex-after-jackie-robinson#comments Universities Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:58:00 +0000 34451 at http://clubindustry.com <p>UCLA Chancellor Gene Block and Rachel Robinson, the widow of former UCLA four-sport star and Baseball Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson, were on hand for Friday&#39;s naming of the Jackie Robinson Athletics and Recreation Complex at UCLA. <em>Photo courtesy of UCLA Athletics.</em></p> Michigan State Alumni Will Have to Pay for Use of University Recreation Facilities http://clubindustry.com/universities/michigan-state-alumni-will-have-pay-use-university-recreation-facilities <div class="node-body article-body">Alumni have had free access to the East Lansing, MI, university's recreation facilities, which include the swimming pools, basketball courts and racket sports facilities.</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/michigan-state-alumni-will-have-pay-use-university-recreation-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/michigan-state-alumni-will-have-pay-use-university-recreation-facilities#comments Universities Freemium Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:29:00 +0000 34341 at http://clubindustry.com NYU Purchases Buildings for Temporary Fitness Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/nyu-purchases-buildings-temporary-fitness-center <div class="node-body article-body">New York University (NYU) has purchased two vacant buildings for $157 million and will convert them into temporary athletic facilities.</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/nyu-purchases-buildings-temporary-fitness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/nyu-purchases-buildings-temporary-fitness-center#comments Universities Tue, 04 Nov 2014 19:07:00 +0000 33921 at http://clubindustry.com University of Portland Building $23 Million Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-portland-building-23-million-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">Construction is under way at the University of Portland (OR), which is building a new $23 million 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/university-portland-building-23-million-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-portland-building-23-million-rec-center#comments Universities Freemium Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:52:00 +0000 33331 at http://clubindustry.com Clemson Recreation Receives $2.4 Million Gift http://clubindustry.com/universities/clemson-recreation-receives-24-million-gift <div class="node-body article-body">Clemson University in South Carolina received a $2.4 million gift from the parents of a Clemson senior for the university's student recreation areas and programs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/clemson-recreation-receives-24-million-gift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/clemson-recreation-receives-24-million-gift#comments Universities Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:01:00 +0000 33191 at http://clubindustry.com <p>This is the area at Clemson University in South Carolina that will be refurbished as part of a $2.4 million gift that Clemson recreation recently received. <em>Photo courtesy of Clemson University.</em></p> Texas Tech Investigating Report of Sexual Assault http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault <div class="node-body article-body">Police are investigating a sexual assault that reportedly occurred in the basement of the Texas Tech University 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/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault#comments Universities Freemium Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:08:00 +0000 32661 at http://clubindustry.com 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 Freemium 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 Freemium 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>