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Posts Tagged With ‘ rec ’


Looking Back: CU’s Controversial Buffalo Pool is Officially Open

April 11th, 2023

As a student, I was witness to the Buffalo Pool’s construction over the course of my most recent semester. I stood on the other side of the surrounding chain link fence, hoping that I would one day get to jump into this mystical animal-shaped pool, which was nothing but a mess of dirt and construction equipment when I first saw it. Well, that day has come, and I have finally gotten to see the finalized pool. It’s pretty freakin’ neat. The pool looks fantastic and the many months of construction have clearly paid off. However, it’s no secret that this pool has been the spark... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Alex!

December 7th, 2022

This is Alex, one business idea at a time. Alex is a rare breed of Moroccan, English and American blood. Having spent his primary school life in Philadelphia, Alex now studies marketing and advertisement as a senior at CU. He has a fascination (as well as a deep knowledge) of health and nutrition and he plans on focusing that knowledge towards something lasting and beneficial to humanity like wearable health technology. You may have run into Alex if you’ve ever stepped within a 100 foot radius of the REC center, or you can catch him in the mountains snapin’ pics of friends. Cheers to a healthy... Read More

Why Buy the Be Fit Pass?

November 12th, 2015
photo via http://www.colorado.edu/recreation/fitness-wellness

The Be-Fit pass that CU offers students is between $50-$75 a semester depending on when you buy it. Although this sounds like a solid amount of cash to hand over to the University, it easily qualifies as one of the best purchase decisions I’ve made this past semester, and I plan on making it again in the Spring. The Be-Fit passes give you, as a student, access to any and all of the fitness classes offered during the week and on Sundays. Everyday there are dozens of classes, many of which are completely different from one another. To name a few, zumba, cycling, yoga, and power barre are all... Read More