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Fitness Center offers free classes


Dylan Haviland – General Assignment Reporter  The lights dimmed slowly in the yoga class, students laid out their mats and sat cross legged.  Music came from the stereo, creating a calm environment.  The instructor asked the students to close their eyes and relax as the room became quiet, her voice and the music were the only noise echoing throughout the

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Rock climbing club reaches new heights


Jessica Pellegrino – General Assignment Reporter  Upon walking into City Climb Gym in New Haven, a climber is met by thousands of square feet of terrain to climb. Indoor rock climbing tests and trains a person’s muscles, awareness, fears, and problem solving skills. The courses are constantly changing at City Climb, so even the most seasoned climber has to adjust.

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Fitness Center advises students to set realistic fitness goals


Assistant Director of the Fitness Center Jessica Scibek helps employee Kenneth Benoit sign in a member.  NEW HAVEN–When it comes to New Year’s Resolutions, assistant director of the fitness center, Jessica Scibek, said setting fitness goals is really important. “Sometimes,” said Scibek, “people set unrealistic goals like, ‘I’m going to go to the gym every single day until spring break.’ That’s

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Available use of facilities limited for open rec hours and intramurals


NEW HAVEN–The open recreation hours in Moore Field House should be adjusted for all students, according to Eric Clinton, freshman business major. “I feel like they should definitely make them earlier in the day, as well as late at night,” said Clinton. “Especially for commuters, because they are such a big part of our community and to single them out

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Fitness center helps students countdown to finals with workout challenge


(From Left to Right) Matt Maisto student worker, Megan Viento student worker, Jessica Scibek Assistant Director of the Fitness Center, and Lushka Vasquez student worker are all counting down the days until their fitness challenge is complete. Aaron Berkowitz – General Assignment Reporter  Southern Fitness Center’s Assistant Director Jessica Scibek said she is urging students to “sweat it out” for

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