All posts tagged "facility development"

  • The Basics of Facility Maintenance

    Great programming and staffing won’t amount to much if your rec center isn’t running properly. Any number of problems with lighting, flooring or any other...

  • Time for an Upgrade

    They call it the Loveliest Village on the Plains for a reason. Tucked away along the eastern border of the state of Alabama, two hours...

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

    University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, Alabama  MISSION STATEMENT The Department of Campus Recreation strives to enhance transformational learning and the quality of life for...

  • The Best Budgeting Practices at Northeastern University

    Fitness programs, staff members and equipment are just some of the many components that make up a functioning campus recreation department. And while unique in...

  • Engaging Students Through Fitness Floor Layout

    Designing your recreation facility doesn’t end with just the ceiling, floors and walls. You have to take into account your fitness floor layout and the...

  • Rec Center, Times Two

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) needed an upgrade. The recreation weight room on campus was built in 1999, and it had long since become outdated....

  • Select Flooring for Your Rec Facility

    When designing and outfitting a recreational facility, flooring might not be the first thing you think about. Too many facilities focus on the cardio equipment...

  • Competing with Giants

    A two hour drive from a major international airport and within 180 miles of the four largest state universities, how can a university in a rural...

  • 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...

  • Come One, Come All

    For most campus recreation professionals, lowering the barrier to fitness for as many students as possible is the ultimate goal. Professionals around the U.S. are finding...