Finding a Sense of Belonging in Campus Fitness & Rec Centers

At the age of eighteen and as a college freshman, I moved to another state. I settled into an unfamiliar room in an unfamiliar dormitory,...  More

Enhance Campus Experience with Stellar Aquatics Facilities

Cinema has produced many memorable swimming pool scenes, those ranging from irreverent (Old School, with Will Ferrell’s...  More

Combating Student Anxiety in Safe Space of Rec & Wellness Centers

In the midst of exploring the ways in which private universities and colleges are working to combat students' anxieties, my thoughts...  More

Embracing eSports in Higher Education

Private colleges and universities are investing in eSports: recruiting athletes, building new programming, and preparing a workforce.  More

Exploring Outdoor Fitness at Vanguard University and Rice University

The advantages of exercise are far reaching and important. Everything from healthier skin to brain health, from stress reduction to...  More

Feeding the Mind, Body, and Spirit: A Look at Vanderbilt’s Rec Center

When I look back on my college alma mater's gyms, I can practically smell every component of them: the chlorine from the pool, the leather...  More

Come On In: The Water’s Amazing at Vanderbilt and Denison

Few things are more quintessentially summertime than taking a break from classes for a dip in the pool. Universities like Vanderbilt and...  More

More than a Gym: Wake Forest Transforms Historic Reynolds Gym into Wellbeing Center

A new 25-yard, eight-lane pool, surrounded by glass walls and three-story arched windows, is the center piece of the third and final phase...  More

Major Gift to Improve Fitness Experience at Albion

Joe and Julie Serra have given a leadership gift to launch a fund raising initiative to make two dreams a reality at Albion College.  More

Why Your Campus Wellness Messaging Really Matters

As a graduate of a private liberal arts university (Whitworth-Class of 67'), it is a pleasure for me to offer the following brief insights...  More