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University Recreation Finds Positive Relationship Between Facility Use and Freshman Success
Positive relationships identified among the 2017-18 freshman cohort of University Recreation users were higher GPAs and retention rates for second year in a row.
University Recreation Staff Recognized at NIRSA National Conference
University Recreation staff members received national recognition and scholarships at the annual conference.
Polo Club at University of Arkansas Excelling and Expanding
The U of A Polo Club made its debut last fall. The club is part of Bumpers College's Department of Animal Science, but the men and women's teams are made up of students from across campus.
U of A Community Members Encouraged to Participate in Wellness Challenge
Participants earn points for doing any type of physical activity and completing a variety of wellness challenges. Participants may sign up for the challenge beginning Friday, Feb. 1.
Trip to Memphis Gives Students New Cultural Experience
University Recreation and the Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education took 41 students to visit the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
University Recreation to Offer Spring Small Group Training
Small group training offers a unique opportunity to explore a new dimension of fitness by blending camaraderie of a group fitness with individualized attention of a certified personal trainer.
UREC Student Employees Positioned for Success
University Recreation fosters an environment where student staff can achieve their academic and professional goals.
Noontime Basketball Association (NBA) is Recruiting Players
U of A faculty and staff invited for the Monday, Wednesday and Friday games at the HPER indoor courts
University Recreation to Operate Under Winter Break Hours
University Recreation will operate under reduced winter break hours Friday, Dec. 14, through Thursday, Jan. 10, including the HPER Building and the UREC Fitness Center in the Arkansas Union.
U of A Research Assistant Commits to Healthier Lifestyle Through University Recreation
Stephanie Hood, a research assistant in the Department of Biological Sciences, found a strong impetus to get serious about her fitness journey at University Recreation: her upcoming wedding.