June 20, 2024


Health Lasts Longer

Behrend will build a $28.2 million fitness and rec center on campus

Penn State Behrend will get started building of a new physical fitness and recreation middle on campus this summer months.

College or university trustees licensed ultimate ideas and funding for the $28.2 million challenge on July 15.

The developing will switch Erie Hall, built as a recreation and events space seven a long time back.

This is a rendering of a $28.2 million fitness and recreation center to be built at Penn State Behrend.

The new 52,700-sq.-foot physical fitness and recreation heart will contain a 3-court gymnasium for basketball, volleyball and other athletics, including flooring hockey.

It also will include things like equipment for cardio, toughness and kinetic schooling for a variety of conditioning ranges additionally place for particular person and team workout routines and yoga, Pilates and other exercise lessons.

Scholar obtain to present conditioning and recreation amenities at Behrend’s Junker Middle is limited, claimed Ken Miller, the college’s senior director of administration and university student affairs.