All posts by Bobby Dyer

  • Be Well

    Campus recreation is growing beyond just intramural sports and exercise classes. Through the implementation of well-being programs, campus rec departments across the country are helping...

  • Be Safe or Dive Trying

    Everyone knows the “safety first” rule in rec centers, but this rule is never more critical than in your aquatics center, since safety — or...

  • Open Invitation

    There are very few certainties in life. The sun will come up in the morning, you’ll get your tax return a month late, and college...

  • Be Well Yoties

    California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) — not to be confused with Northridge, Fullerton, or any of the other 21 campuses in the California State...

  • How to Be a Happier, More Optimistic Rec Professional

    Running a rec center is hard. After dealing with difficult students, equipment problems or who knows what else for the umpteenth time, it’s easy to...

  • Renovation Lessons Learned from Building Blocks Experts

    Anyone who’s ever gone through a rec center construction project knows nothing ever goes as expected. Layouts change, dates get pushed back and budgets have...

  • University of West Georgia

    University of West Georgia Carrollton, GA MISSION STATEMENT University Recreation inspires, empowers, and educates the university community by providing comprehensive, high-quality, student-focused programs, facilities and...

  • Why You Should Use Archery to Engage Students

    Archery likely isn’t at the top of your list for engaging programs, but it shouldn’t be overlooked. As a unique recreation experience that teaches students...

  • The Benefits of In-House Instructors at Northern Iowa

    Finding the right fitness instructors can be a challenge for campus rec centers — trainers with the right combination of people skills and training qualifications...

  • Facility Basics Help Rec Centers Run Smoothly

    Several components make up a successful campus rec department, but what can often be overlooked are the facility basics. Without the right facility to support...