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Free passes to Planet Fitness are available for semester

Hailey Griffin, Staff Writer September 14, 2021

Madison College is currently offering free passes to four Planet Fitness locations around Madison. Degree credit students at any campus are eligible for this offer. To sign up for a free pass, all students...

Fitness Center work progresses.

Fitness Center work still on track

Kaleia Lawrence, Editor in Chief September 14, 2021

Madison College’s new fitness center is on track to open next semester.  Construction for a new fitness center and locker rooms have been in progress since January of 2021. The project is reported...

An architectural rendering depicts what the interior of new Madison College Fitness Center will look like once completed..

Construction begins to create more accessible space

Chris Bird, Managing Editor February 17, 2021

While many students have been away from campus, Madison College has been working on a large project to remodel the Fitness Center and locker rooms at Truax campus. An expansion that is large enough to...

The Fitness Center at Madison College's Truax Campus will only be open to students in the college's physical education classes and student athletes this fall.

Fitness Center has limited openings 

Kaleia Lawrence , Opinion Editor  September 3, 2020

During the fall semester, the Fitness Center will be operating very differently.  Madison College athletes and Physical Education students will be the only ones with access to the facility....

Students work out in the Madison College Fitness Center on the Truax campus on May 4. The center will be closed through August as it undergoes a second phase of renovations to make the space more safe, user-friendly and efficient.

Next step for the college’s fitness center

Marisa Comeau-Kerege, News Editor May 11, 2015

With finals approaching, stress levels reaching record highs and thoughts of summer plans begin, many are hitting the gym to relieve stress and anxiety or to work on getting ready for swimsuit season. However,...

Students work out in the Madison College Fitness Center.

Fitness training improves more than your physique

Brooke Rayford, Staff Writer February 19, 2015

Let’s be honest. We all have at least one thing we would like to change or improve on. It is a new year, so why not try something new? Having a new perspective on life, fasting, starting to pay off...

Exploring food options while tight on cash

Michael Patton, Staff Writer September 12, 2012

Sustaining a relatively dignified quality of life that on just a few dollars per day can be a challenge. A recent week-long exploration of daily spending habits involved with living on a 2000-calorie daily...

Quick Hits: Madison College sports briefs

Clarion staff report August 24, 2012

New assistant joins men’s hoops team Jim Jones – a member of the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame – has joined the men’s basketball team as an assistant, for the 2012-13...

Campus Updates

Clarion staff May 8, 2012

Fitness, Health and Recreation Center looking for student help The Fitness, Health and Recreation Center is looking for students with work study for the fall semester. Students with a fitness background...

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