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REC working towards at-home workouts for students

Participants exercise during the “Barre” group fitness class. “Yoga Flow,” “Silver Sneakers,” Tai Chi and Zumba are among the group fitness classes offered by the Pennington Student Activity Center that have been put on hold during the pandemic.

Carter McComack, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2020

The closure of all gyms and athletic clubs has impacted the activity level of students and faculty. The University’s Recreational Sports and Wellness Department offers university students full access to the Pennington Student Activity Center. The facility, also known as the REC, is one of the fitn...

Pennington expands workout options

The Pennington Student Activity Center is expanding its workout area for faculty and students. The new space is expected to be unveiled in early December.

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2019

The Pennington Student Activity Center will be expanding its workout area by adding a turf expansion to the old racquetball room. Seth Thomas, director of Recreational Sports and Wellness, hopes to have the new area fully functioning by the Spring 2020 semester. Thomas talked about what the expansion...