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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Ailee from Westminster, CO
  • Sep-18-2014 I am a current student here

    There is always something going on. If you are a partier, welcome to college. If not, F&M Options has activities about every other weekend. There are also a ton of concerts, performances, and club activities that everyone is invited to. We are also very close to downtown Lancaster, which provides an urban night life for those who desire it.

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  • Tomilya from Miami, FL
  • Jul-19-2013 I am a current student here

    People think of Lancaster and automatically think of Amish country but it's so much more than the occasional buggy rides I personally enjoy and surrounding farmland. Downtown is a thriving city and there are a bunch of shops, galleries, theaters, museums, and even a farmer's market. There are also festivals, a skating rink, laser tag and free events for the community. Hershey park isn't a far drive either and you can always expect to have loads of fun there. But becoming involved on campus with sports, clubs, or greek life will make your experience on campus all the more fun.

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  • May-19-2013 I am a current student here

    Downtown Lancaster, Shopping, Central Market

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  • M from Lancaster, PA
  • Jan-09-2013 I am a current student here

    Drink. Drink with friends. Join a greek organization. There's not that many legitimate events and activities offered apart from the partying scene if you're a freshman.

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  • Ashley from Burlington, VT
  • Dec-04-2012 I am a past student here

    Everything? Sure drink, party, have fun - thats what every campus has and trust me F&M is NO exception....we're hard workers but we can play harder. But if you're going to party - do it right. If there's a theme dress up, go all out - no one likes the guy who's too cool to care. BUT some of the most memorable things for me were the other activities. Going to DC with Hillel even though you're not Jewish because they were seeing an awesome exhibit and joining them for Shabbat dinners to learn something new. Hopping on a bus to NYC to see Avenue Q and laughing so hard your stomach hurt for two days. Going to see Vagina Monologues each year on Valentines Day (and learning that whatever bottle you put champagne in, if you seal up the carbonation it will always open with a POP). Go to the Dances! They're hokey sure, but they're fun. The fairs and carnivals in the Quad are amazing - Ben's Birthday will always be a blast and Spring Arts is something Alumni STILL come back for.

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  • Efrain from Reading, PA
  • Nov-29-2012 I am a current student here

    There is downtown lancaster and there also is a wide variety of sporting events to g to and club sare always hosting events.

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  • Georgianna from Frederick, MD
  • Sep-14-2012 I am a current student here

    The list is endless! Lancaster is a great historical downtown with lots of interesting shopping, eating, and art galleries (that have fun open nights every first Friday of the month). On campus there's tons of sports, varsity and otherwise, as well as an active and friendly Greek life. Lancaster is a great town with lots of restaurants, malls, and movie theaters as well.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jul-11-2012 I am a current student here

    We party a lot here, so expect to go out a lot on weekends. Other than that, Philadelphia is about an hour away, so you can go to lots of concerts and events there. Central Market was just rated in CNN (I think it was CNN) in the top 10 best fresh markets in the country, so that's a popular spot on Saturdays. Lancaster is actually pretty artsy, so you can find some cool galleries and local spots in the city.

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  • Jade from Leola, PA
  • May-26-2012 I am a current student here

    Many students are close with their hall-mates and other people in their house community, however campus groups are always organizing events (ex. College Entertainment Committee). With all the studying you'll be doing, anything that doesn't involve a textbook will be fun!

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