Physical Education and Recreation Center
Constructed in 1982 and renovated and expanded in 1997, this building houses the classes in physical education, exercise science and athletic training. The PERC is also the center for recreational activities. Stauffer-Wolfe Arena, seating 1,800, provides one competition-size or six practice-size basketball courts. Other facilities include the Brown Fitness Center, a gymnastic area, training rooms, two racquetball/handball courts and coach's offices. The Human Performance Laboratory provides space and tools for studying human biomechanics, exercise physiology, and athletic training. Laboratory equipment includes a state-of-the-art isokinetic dynamometer for quantifying muscle function, spirometer for measurement of lung capacity, and apparatus for the manufacture of semi-rigid orthotics.