Auburn recreation center en Auburn University Unveils New Recreation Center <p>Auburn University has unveiled its new, $72 million recreation and wellness center.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The 240,000 square-foot facility opened after a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Opelika-Auburn News reports ( ) the facility is home to modern health and wellness equipment, an indoor running track, rock climbing walls and more.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Recreation and Wellness Director Jennifer Jarvis says the recreation center is likely to help students stay on campus longer, working to develop strong bodies and spirits.<br> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:17:16 +0000 The Associated Press 36407 at Auburn University Unveils New Recreation Center