Program Spotlight -University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Institution: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Program Area: Wellness

Program Name: Wellness on Wheels

Wellness and campus outreach have collided at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). In an effort to engage students and campus partners in conversations about wellness and drive participation in Campus Recreation programs, Illinois Campus Recreation has created a spectacle of […]

Program Spotlight – Bowling Green State University

Institution: Bowling Green State University

Program Area: Fitness

Program Name: Falcon Fitness on Demand

The Department of Recreation and Wellness at Bowling Green State University has found a creative way to engage University departments and organizations as well as the community of Bowling Green, OH. Falcon Fitness On Demand offers private fitness classes to various […]

Program Spotlight – Grand Valley State University

Institution: Grand Valley State University

Program Area: All Areas!

Program Name: Unplugged

Unplugged at Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) is a public university in Allendale, Michigan. Undergraduate enrollment is around 21,700. GVSU Campus Recreation is a department of thirteen professional and over 150 student staff. A recent success and ongoing pursuit of […]

2018 MIRSA State conference

2018 MIRSA State Conference – Recap

2018 MIRSA State Conference

Date: Oct. 23-25, 2018

Host: University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

It was a beautiful day in the MIRSA neighborhood as Michiganders gathered for the annual State Workshop presented by Life Fitness and Fitness Things October 23 – 25. 33 students and 57 professional staff […]

2018-12-18T00:34:28+00:00December 18, 2018|Categories: Feature, intramural sports, region iii, Region III Exclusive, students|

2018 WIRSA State conference

2018 WIRSA State Conference – Recap

2018 WIRSA State Conference

Date: Oct. 3-5, 2018

Host: University of Wisconsin-River Falls

The 2018 WIRSA State Conference was hosted October 3-5 by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the UW-River Falls Pro Staff, and a host of Campus Recreation Student Employees.  The trip back to […]

2018-12-11T19:42:18+00:00December 11, 2018|Categories: Feature, intramural sports, region iii, Region III Exclusive, students|

Concussion protocols at University of Maryland’s Recreation and Wellness

My fellow NIRSA Concussion Advisory Council members Jason Linsenmeyer, Assistant Director of Recreation Programs at Oklahoma State University, and Larry Mellinger, Director of Campus Recreation & Wellness at Elon University, recently shared information about the

Program Spotlight – University of Wisconsin – River Falls

Institution: University of Wisconsin – River Falls

Program Area: Outdoor Recreation

Program Name: Falcon Outdoor Adventures

About the event/program:

How long have you be hosting this program/offering this service?

  • Falcon Outdoor Adventures has been an official part of the Campus Recreation program since 2010, however UWRF has rented outdoor equipment to students since 1999.

How did […]

Regional Basketball Tournament

The University of Dayton hosted the 2018 NIRSA Regional Basketball Championships on February 9-11 in Dayton, OH. This was the first NIRSA Regional Basketball Championship of the year, and it was an incredibly success event. In total, 224 participants from 11 women’s teams and 8 men’s teams competed in 44 games to crown the tournament […]