Athletic Facilities--HIGHER EDUCATION

Title Abstract Publication Date
The Whys and Hows of Training Rooms. Offers advise on building and equipping a college athletic training room that can serve in preventing and treating athletic injuries. Issues concerning space utilization, protecting confidentiality,... 01/31/2000
Thrive, Play Ball Campus recreation centers are places where all students can let that athlete shine. Rec centers offer students a chance to stay active, connected, and competitive. As schools recognize the importance... 09/30/2011
Two in One The TD Bank Sports Center, with twin NCAA Division I hockey and basketball arenas for men's and women's teams, was the first structure to be built on the entirely new 240-acre campus carved... 05/31/2012
Two-in-one Building Concept Maximized Construction Funds Case study of North Central College in Naperville, Illinois, that built a unique two-buildings-in-one: 201,000-square-foot Residence/Rec Center, completed in the fall of 2009, and four-story, 265-bed... 11/29/2011
Under the Lights: Athletic Facilities Take Center Stage in Establishing School Identities. Profiles athletic facilities at two universities and one high school. The new arena at Missouri State University features a dedicated student seating section and concourse, the University of Arizona... 06/30/2009
United States Tennis Court and Track Builders Association Source for information on tennis court and track guidelines for builders, manufacturers, professionals and consumers.
University of Massachusetts, Amherst Campus Recreation Center This is a social space, with a café and seating areas, and an amphitheater at the main stair designed for both informal and programmed events. Overhead balconies at the cardio area and a glass wall... 05/31/2012
University of South Dakota Wellness Center Photos and description of new state-of-the-art Wellness Center, completed in January 2011, bringing a range of recreational and wellness activities to students, faculty and community members at the... 04/30/2012
Using a Building's Site To Maximize Accessibility. Describes a new basketball arena at the University of Missouri that meet the accessibility requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act through careful use of the site to take advantage of... 05/31/2003
Virginia Tech — McComas Hall Recreational Sports Fitness Center Description and photos of the expansion and renovation of Virginia Tech's McComas Hall Recreational Sports Fitness Center in Blacksburg, Virginia. 03/31/2012
Visually Transparent and Inviting Describes the University of Detroit Mercy's new fitness center that will allow views into most activity areas, creating a vibrant and exciting atmosphere. Center will have two-court gymnasium —... 02/29/2012
West Campus Tennis and Recreation Center. Profiles this new University of Iowa tennis facility that was built in an atmosphere of extreme cost-cutting. 12/31/2006
What Is Equitable in Athletic Facilities? College and university planners can help ensure federal standards for sex equity are met in athletic facilities by studying the Office of Civil Rights inspectors' manual, consulting a summary of... 03/31/1996
Winning the Arena Restroom Game. Discusses fan-friendly restroom design for athletic facilities, including more and larger stalls for women's restrooms, better sightlines within the restrooms, and fixture selection. 02/28/2006
Winning Ways. Suggests ways to make stadiums attractive and inviting, emphasizing an attractive exterior that respects the campus and surrounding community, amenities for the spectators, and luxury accommodations... 11/30/2005
Working it Out. Describes components of some contemporary college recreation centers, including leisure pools, wellness centers, rock- and ice-climbing walls, and multi-use courts. 07/31/2006