Awards and Recreation Advisory Committee
Zesiger Member of the Month
Where are you originally from?
I am originally from Turkey
What brought you to MITRecSports?
I injured my knee two years ago while running. I was looking for a less strenuous form of exercise, and swimming was a good fit. MITRecSports has great facilities and instructors. My personal goal is to become a long distance swimmer.
How long have you been a member of MITRecSports?
I have been a member for more than a year
What is your favorite aspect of the Alumni or Zesiger Center?
Besides excellent facilities, I really enjoy the community feel at Z-center
What do you like to do for fun?
In addition to swimming, I enjoy hiking and kayaking.
Who or what inspires you?
I find the story of legendary long distance swimmer Shelley Taylor Smith very inspiring. Despite many challenges, she accomplished great feats in swimming.
What tip would you give to others who utilize MITRecSports?
There is a great community at MITRecSports. I benefited greatly from this community.
Lifetime Fitness Award
The award is given out at the Alumni and Zesiger Anniversary celebration.
2013- Christine Pizer
Aquatic Member of the Year
In recognition of dedication to the Aquatics program and contribution to the MIT Recreation. Presented annually, voted on by employees awarded at the Zesiger/Alumni Anniversary celebration.
2013 Recipient-Liz Barnes
Fitness Member of the Year
In recognition of contribution to MIT Recreation and dedication to health and wellness. Presented annually, voted on by employees and awarded at the Zesiger/Alumni Anniversary celebration.
2013 Recipient- Vicky Palay
Recreation Advisory Committee
|James (JC) Cheng, Alumnus||Dennis Jillson, Staff
|Phil Alexander, Faculty||Todd Billings, Staff|
|Alec Anderson, Undergraduate Student||Tuka Al Hanai, Graduate Student
The purpose of the Recreation Advisory Committee (RAC) is to provide input and/or advice to DAPER Administration concerning facility operations, programs, and activities as they relate to Recreational Sports programs, informal recreation and DAPER membership services.
Facility Hours (Full List Here)
Summer Hours 6/8 - 8/14
Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri: 11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Independence Day Weekend
July 3: CLOSED
July 4: CLOSED
July 5: ZCenter: 9am - 4pm A/W: CLOSED
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