Athletic Facility Update: Construction to Begin this Spring

State-of-the-art facility will feature multi-use gym, student gathering spaces

Derek Patterson, Sports and Recreation Editor


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During the winter break, the Athletics Department released an update providing further information about the impending Athletic Facility. In their update, they emphasize that students will not be paying until the doors of the new facility open, which will feature a multi-use gym, recreational spaces and many new student gathering areas. The Athletics Department is “working hard to ensure it [the new facility] is [an] environmentally sustainable, student centred, state-of-the-art facility meeting your wellness, health and recreational needs and reemphasizing your pride for Lakehead.” They also state that construction will begin this spring.


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