All posts tagged "intramurals"

  • Embrace the Virtual

    Most collegiate recreation departments are committed to providing opportunities for every student on campus. However, achieving full participation is a monumental goal. Most recreation centers...

  • Baking a Love for Ultimate Frisbee from Scratch

    It’s common that when you fall in love, your first instinct is to share it with the world. Or in the case of ultimate frisbee,...

  • Healthy Competition in Programming

    Welcome to the new age of recreation and wellness programming on college campuses where students can experiment with Goat Yoga in the morning and attend...

  • Making the Right Call

    There is nothing more frustrating for a player than a ref who clearly doesn’t know what he or she is doing. Your students will quickly...

  • Tip-Top Shape

    No one ever thinks about it until it causes trouble, but the condition of your intramural fields is important to students’ recreational experience. Most of the...

  • Is Sportsmanship Dead?

    A recent question I’ve been pondering is, “Is sportsmanship dead? Because I work in collegiate recreation, I’m surrounded by a culture of sport and leisure...

  • The Secret Weapon in Participation: Unique Intramural Sports

    At most colleges, “traditional” intramural sports are a lock for high participation numbers. By integrating unique intramural sports, however, you can offer a chance for...

  • Four Transferable Skills that Came from My Whistle

    At the urging of my director, who had spent many years as a collegiate football official, I began officiating volleyball many years ago. He encouraged...

  • The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

    The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Edinburg and Brownsville, TX ABOUT The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) was created by the Texas...

  • Springfield College

    Springfield College Springfield, MA  MISSION The Office of Campus Recreation promotes health, fitness and wellness for the students, faculty and staff of Springfield College. The...