Facilities: Rec Center
Few Rec Centers Actually Address the Needs of People with Disabilities
by Corey Fairbanks August 2008
Though most recreation facilities meet the legal requirements associated with accessibility, few address the actual needs of people with disabilities.
Agency Replicates State Park Experience Indoors
by Nicholas Brown August 2008
One department proves that with a little imagination, the state park experience can be replicated inside a rec center.
Cast As Safe Havens, Some Rec Centers Must Deal with Violence
by Nicholas Brown July 2008
Cast as safe havens, some recreation centers are forced to take aim at violent crime.
Stylized Wall Treatment Casts Glow Through Recreation Hall
by Andrew Cohen June 2008
Not overly intense but still electric, this stylized wall treatment casts a glow throughout the lobby of Penn State's Recreation Hall.
Snack Bar, Lounge Space Reflect Trend Blurring Line Between Recreation and Student Union
by Andrew Cohen May 2008
The University of New Haven Recreation Center's creative use of a snack bar and lounge space is part of a trend which blurs the line between rec center and student union.
Marketing of Fitness and Recreation Is Getting Personal
by Nicholas Brown April 2008
The marketing of fitness and recreation benefits is getting personal.
Campus Rec Departments Playing Lead Role In Promoting Green Operations
by Paul Steinbach March 2008
Campus recreation departments are playing a lead role in promoting green facility operations.
Funding for New Rec Centers Attached to Orlando Arena Deal
by Nicholas Brown January 2008
Funding for five new community rec centers was attached at the last minute to a new Orlando Magic arena deal.
Renovation of Historic Structures Requires Integrating Past with Current Needs
by Andrew Cohen October 2007
Administrators embarking on the renovation of a historic structure must decide how best to integrate the past with present-day needs.
Sustainability Moves into the Mainstream of Recreation Facility Design
by Marvin Bynum August 2007
Designers are taking sustainable design from the fringes to the mainstream of recreation facility architecture.