All posts by Bobby Dyer

  • Reflecting on 2017 Cover Stories

    Reflection is often the stepping-stone to inspiration. And there’s no better place to draw inspiration from than the campus rec centers featured in the Campus...

  • Ask the Expert: Darren Tomasso

    The expert advice to answer your most pressing questions. This month, Darren Tomasso, a certified personal trainer at the University of Pennsylvania, shares on functional...

  • Creating Space

    Back in May, Georgia State University began a renovation project of its recreation center. The renovations were centered on the free weight area and squash...

  • Shout It From the Rooftops

    Intramural sports can be your best tool for increasing student participation in campus recreation programming – assuming you’re marketing your intramural sports well. While it’s...

  • Let’s Get Functional

    More than ever, college students are seeking an all-encompassing workout experience in their school’s recreation facilities. Gone are the days when you could throw a...

  • Dive Right In

    Activities based on swimming are extremely beneficial. Students are catching onto this, from those who want a unique way to get in shape to those...

  • Best Practices for Health Emergency Protocols

    Safety should be of the utmost importance in every campus recreation department. One of the most important measures to take is being prepared for a...

  • Best Practices for Driving Student Participation

    Maintaining high levels of student participation is one of the greatest challenges every campus recreation department will face on a daily basis. The needs of...

  • Best Practices for Severe Weather Emergency Protocols

    Safety should be the first priority of any campus rec department, especially concerning situations that can be prevented. Among the scenarios to be considered are...

  • Best Practices for Active Shooter Emergency Protocols

    Safety should be No. 1 priority of every college facility, and one of the most important events to prepare for is an active shooter emergency....