University of Central Florida Student Body President Nick Larkins announced SGA has created a “hang out space” project on the third floor of the Student Union.

A student emailed Larkins with a request for something ‘fun’ to do between large breaks in classes. Larkins realized no such space existed and began purchase orders for game and leisure items for the Student Union.

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Knight News met with Larkins to discuss the project.

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The already-approved project will be completed on July 7, 2017. Construction will take place June 30 through July 5.

The space will include a pool table, foosball table, air hockey table, a 60-in-1 Pacman-type video game machine, and two flat screen TVs.

About $6,000 in end-of-year money was matched by Student Union Director Rick Falco to complete the project.

The large bean bags in the third-floor room will be moved behind the Key West Ballroom to a quiet space.