The Buchtelite

Let the Rec make you fit

Let the Rec make you fit

By Lanecia Jones, lnj14@zips.uakron.edu

October 17, 2016

Did you know that The University of Akron offers one free Physical Fitness Assessment per year to its students and faculty? In just one appointment, you can have an assessment which tests weight, height, muscular strength and endurance. Those interested can visit UA's Student Recreation and Wellness ...

Family Night works out at the Rec

Picture left to right: Wyatt Nolker, Diontez Ross, Emily Kruft, Trevor Zorn.

By George Dunlap, Writer

March 7, 2016

The University of Akron’s Taking Care Week finished off with a Family Night event last Friday in the Student Recreation and Wellness (Rec) Center. Zips Programming Network (ZPN) hosted the event in the Rec Center, allowing Zips and their families access to the rock wall, the swimming pool, and the...

Rec Center survey improve facility

Rec Center survey improve facility

By Paula Ramsey, News Writer

April 8, 2015

Frequent users of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center have been asked to complete a survey on their experiences there. “This survey is part of a national survey that is conducted by Campus Labs, in coordination with NASPA (the national association for Student Affairs Administrators in Higher...