Posts Tagged ‘ Campus Recreation ’

Barrett takes lead role in UNL’s wellness initiative

Mar 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, March 12, 2009

Kimberly Barrett is the new face of wellness at UNL. Barrett is the wellness coordinator for Campus Recreation and UNL. She is also the chair for the Chancellor’s Committee on Wellness. Barrett is a wellness program manager, certified through the National Wellness Institute. She previously served as the physical activity coordinator for the Nebraska Department […]

Intercampus golf tourney is May 11

Mar 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Employee News, Issue, March 12, 2009

Registration has opened for the 16th annual Intercampus Golf Classic. The event is May 11 at Platteview Country Club near Bellevue. The golf event is open to all university system employees from any of the four NU campuses. All skill levels are welcome. Cost is $50 per player, which includes 18-hole green fee, cart rental, […]

Husker summer camp enrollment begins Feb. 16

Feb 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, February 12, 2009, Issue

Registration for the 2009 season of Husker Kids and Husker Adventure Summer Camps will open Feb. 16 for faculty, staff, students and past participants. These recreational day camps are offered by UNL Campus Recreation. They are open to youth in grades second to eight. Eight one-week sessions begin June 8. Extended day programs are also […]

Get Rec’d draws nearly 20,000

Jan 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 29, 2009

PICK A PRIZE – UNL Housing employees (from left) Linda Blunt and Krista Munier award prizes during Campus Recreation’s “Get Rec’d” festivities on Jan. 23. The two-day event (Jan. 22-23) offered free food, prizes and contests from more than 100 local and national vendors. Get Rec’d attracted more than 20,000 visitors – including faculty, staff […]

Get Rec’d event features food, prizes, Jan. 22-23

Jan 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 15, 2009

Campus Recreation is putting on the finishing touches for Get Rec’d 2009, which is shaping up to be “the two hottest days in January.” Get Rec’d is Jan. 22-23, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day at the Campus Recreation Center. The festival-type event showcases vendors, entertainment, and competitions for the UNL students, faculty and […]

Register for ‘Winning with Wellness’ by Sept. 25

Sep 25th, 2008 | By | Category: Employee News, September 25, 2008

UNL employees and their families can participate in “Winning with Wellness,” a work-place wellness incentive program. The program includes a free membership to Campus Rec (for new members only) during October. Registration is $1. For more information, go to

Campus Rec offers family swim night Sept. 26

Sep 25th, 2008 | By | Category: Campus News, September 25, 2008

Family Swim Night is 7 to 9 p.m., Sept. 26 in the Mabel Lee Hall pool. The Campus Recreation event is free with a valid NCard, or $6 for the general public. For more information, go to or call 472-8869.

Mabel Lee fields open

Sep 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Campus News, September 18, 2008

$1.7M play surface features synthetic turf NEW REC SITE – The Mabel Lee Field site allows for a variety of recreation options, including football, soccer, kickball, lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee and a running track. Courtesy image. The synthetic turf recreation fields at 16th and W streets opened for Campus Recreation use on Sept. 15. The fields […]