New York Times Features Missouri State Recreation Center.

A new piece from the New York Times documents how universities are putting more attention and funds toward pools and aquatics as they strengthen their recreation offerings. The article cites how 92 schools reported over $1.7 billion in capital projects focused on campus recreation according to a 2013 study from NIRSA.

The article features a striking image of the pool at the Missouri State University, Bill R. Foster & Family Recreation Center – a dynamic pool space that features the university logo. The pool is one key component of the new recreation center that brings all Missouri State rec programming into one facility to meet increased student demand. The building features a unique “cut” that allows passerby to experience the center without ever entering it and also provide striking interior views.

Read the full NY Times article here.