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O'connor rec center

Campus Impact
Honoring the man behind 'the Rec'
Published Sept 1, 2022
Ralph O'Connor's generosity touched nearly every corner of campus life at Hopkins, from academics to sustainability, and his most visible gift: The Ralph S. O'Connor Center for Recreation and Well-Being
O'Connor Rec Center namesake honored
Published April 25, 2022
A festive gathering to rededicate the popular rec center on April 22 celebrated O'Connor's legacy of generosity
Student experience
Rec center reimagined with $27M expansion
Published Feb 18, 2020
The renovation of the O'Connor Center for Recreation and Well-Being includes new spaces for strength and cardio workouts, group activities, and student well-being
Shoe Collection
A second life for secondhand shoes
Published Dec 27, 2017
Hopkins student group joins forces with local running club for shoe donation drive