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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Katherine from Saint Louis, MO
  • Jun-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Springfield is a much larger city than most people think and there is always something to do. Downtown is great and you'll always see the college crowd there. There's tons of amazing restaurants all over the city, there's tons of nature, and there's also a minor league team (Springfield Cardinals) that plays right by campus!

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  • Jade from Jefferson City, MO
  • Jun-02-2014 I am a current student here

    There are plenty of concerts at John Q. Hammons Arena. There are movie nights held at the Plaster Student Union. There's a game center which includes a bowling alley in Plaster Student Union level 1. If you have a car, go to Andy's with some friends. Pineapple Whip is another delicious dessert spot. Go to the Taco Bell Fields and play some soccer, football, or volleyball, or just watch other people play. Go for a swim at the Foster Rec Center. There are too many fun things to do in Springfield to name them all!

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  • Mason from Springfield, MO
  • Apr-15-2014 I am a current student here

    At Missouri State, it's nearly impossible to have a boring day. There are so many different organizations or events going on to be involved in. I often attend a campus ministry during the week, and this provides a great way to interact and get to know other students. Many are involved in greek life, and fraternities and sororities often host parties and events. There's usually a campus wide game of human vs. zombies going on, but for the less extreme, there's tons of green-space to have a picnic or toss a frisbee with a friend. Other students spend much of their time working out at the awesome fitness facilities on campus. You can even watch a movie or go bowling at the PSU! There's always something to do.

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  • Bethany from Springfield, MO
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    There's a few parks not too far away from campus, it's fun to run over and run around or play some games with friends. Also invite people over for a movie or game night. I also enjoy attending the movies they put on in the PSU theater.

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  • Courtney from Princeton, MO
  • Mar-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Downtown Springfield is very close. There is always something to do! Also, the Student Activities Council shows relatively new movies every Wednesday and Sunday, and has fun events on Thursday nights.

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  • Molly from Springfield, MO
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    I like to play video games with my friends. That is actually how i met some of my friends is by playing video games and having video game parties, but i also like to go swimming or go on walks, or go to some of the free events that go on during the day or night.

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  • Ann from Lees Summit, MO
  • Jan-27-2014 I am a current student here

    The mall and shopping center, going out to eat, going downtown, going to basketball/volleyball/hockey games, fraternities

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  • Philippine from Kansas City, MO
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a current student here

    There are always so many different events planned throughout the week. The events range from multicultural fiestas to zombie vs human! All you have to do is check your email.

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