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NSU RiverHawks Wellness Center Community Open House – March 5

(Tahlequah, Okla.)--Northeastern State University will officially unveil its refurbished, state-of-the-art RiverHawks Wellness Center on March 5 during an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. NSU and Tahlequah area community members are invited to tour the university’s newest fitness facilities, which include an Olympic-sized swimming pool, indoor running track and two full-sized basketball courts.

More than a gym, this center boasts of spacious open areas for weight and cardio training, large multipurpose group fitness rooms and accommodating locker rooms and showers. The center also houses the Student Health Center and the College of Education’s department of Health and Kinesiology.

Full-time students, faculty and staff can utilize the facilities at no cost, with affordable rates available for everyone else, from staff family members to the wider community.

NSU’s bold step toward creating an environment that encourages different forms of activity falls directly in line with its quality service standards, as highlighted in its Strategic Plan 2015-2023. With the availability of the fully equipped Wellness Center, the university demonstrates its commitment to caring, by being the gateway to a successful college experience, career and life.

As an institution of higher learning invested in its students, faculty, staff and campus communities, NSU continuously seeks to provide a holistic approach to their development and success.

The RiverHawks Wellness Center can be found south of the University Center at the end of Lewis. For more information or to organize a group tour, call 918-444-3980, and go to to find out more about membership fees and schedules.

Published: 3/3/2016 4:36:26 PM

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