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BOWLING GREEN, OH (Toledo News Now) -
$13 million renovation project is about to start at Bowling Green State
University. Next year, students will have an updated recreation center to help
keep them fit.
recreation center was last updated in 1979. It will be unrecognizable after a
say the update is needed.
will be nice to have new equipment because some of this stuff is falling apart,"
said Gage Barton, a junior.
half a million dollars will be spent on new equipment. Workout areas will be
more open with colorful designs and plenty of natural light. Locker rooms will
be brand new, as well as basketball court floors.
buzz words in higher education right now are recruitment and retention," said Associate
Director of Facilities Thad Long. "So we certainly think it's going to help in
our recruitment of students that might be looking at other schools and say, ‘Hey,
this is a great spot. I want to be a part of this building.'"
current students are excited, they don't think most prospective students will
be swayed by the center.
not going to make your ultimate decision about your education over a workout
facility," said Julian Jackson.
facility will be closed for two weeks. Major renovations will start mid-August.
Students will be able to work out during renovations.
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