UREC Committees

Wellness and Recreational Sports Advisory Committee

Purpose:

The purpose of the Wellness and Recreational Sports Advisory Committee is to maintain a communication link between Wellness and Recreational Sports participants (Intramural, Open Recreation, Sports Clubs, Special Events/Outreach, and Fitness/Wellness) and the management staff in order to obtain advice and assistance by maximizing the efficient and effective use of the wellness and recreational resources at the University of Texas Pan-American. The committee serves as the spokesperson on suggested issues pertaining to facilities, programs, and services offered to the University community.

Responsibilities:

  1. Meet quarterly, or as deemed necessary by the committee or as requested by the Director of Wellness and Recreational Sports.

  2. Serve as a forum for communication, information and concerns about the Wellness and Recreational Sports Complex to the Director.

  3. Advise the Wellness and Recreational Sports Complex administration on matters concerning programs, activities, and services to ensure their consistency with the Wellness and Recreational Sports Complex policies, goals, and mission.

Rec Advisory Board

The Rec Advisory Board is made up of student leaders within the Wellness and Recreational Sports department. Each program area or department will be represented by 1-2 student employees. The RAC’s responsibilities will include:

  • Planning and organizing special events and staff challenges (teambuilding activities)

  • Provide a student prospective on policies/procedures, planning and program decisions

  • Represent and advocate (be a voice) for student staff and members

  • Planning and implementing student development program

  • Assist in planning and leading all-staff training

  • Create and/or lead staff participation in philanthropic opportunities