January 12, 2016
Tagged: Campus Recreation

Cat Cup Challenge: Purrrfect for Student Involvement


cat-cup-iconCampus Rec Magazine recently interviewed Campus Recreation Graduate Assistant for Programming and Promotions Samantha Tabak to profile Adelphi’s Cat Cup Challenge.

“I think it gives an alternative for that different kind of student to be active and to be a part of something that lasts all year,” said Tabak. “When you’re an athlete, you get to be a part of something that lasts all year because you’re on a team and you train no matter what … [The Cat Cup] caters to everyone on campus. It doesn’t just cater to a select few students.”

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Tagged: Campus Recreation