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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Victoria from Olmsted Twp, OH
  • Sep-21-2014 I am a current student here

    There are so many events one can do for fun. One can go to the game room to bowl and play pool. One can go to the amazing rec center we here, they can go swimming, rock climbing, play sports there, or just workout. One can join intramural teams for sports. Every week there are movies showing. One can go to any of the home sports games at no additional cost. One can also join organizations in which they find interesting. And finally, every week we have different 9:09 and 7:17 events put on by RHPB and RHC.

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  • Seth
  • Aug-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Even if you don't like soccer, the games at Akron are fun in the student section. The football team is horrible so I haven't been to one of their games.

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  • Deanna from Akron, OH
  • Jun-19-2014 I am a current student here

    There are constantly events going on campus. In the middle of campus is where our Student Union is loacted. The place is full of activities and life, it includes gaming areas, billards, bowling, a movie theater [free for students!], restuarants, and a huge ballroom for other activities. There are thousands of student organizations to get involved with too!

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  • Jay Fall from Akron, OH
  • May-31-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Akron is definitely a party campus, and boasts numerous fests. If you go to these parties expect to see the police, because they are ever present in the party scene. There are also bars, and frat parties if you are willing to step out and look down the street at them.

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  • Aurora from Akron, OH
  • May-17-2014 I am a past student here

    There is a student recreational building that housing a swimming pool, indoor track, basketball courts, as well as all kinds of workout equipment. There is also a bowling alley that houses eight lanes along with a room that has ten pool tables to play on. Outside of the student rec, there is an outdoor track. Behind the Student Union, there is an outdoor area called Coleman Commnon. It has four cement tables that have chess boards painted onto the tabletops, along with a meditation maze to enjoy. Because the University of Akron is downtown, there are numerous restaurants and clubs to visit in the area, including: Buffalo Wild Wings, Zar Night Club, Subway, Barley House, and many others.

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  • Jacqueline from Akron, OH
  • May-14-2014 I am a current student here

    There are many things to do for fun in akron. if you are old enough to drink there are plenty of bars of all types if that tickles your fancy or if you like exploring your surroundings there are many metro parks in Akron and Summit County.

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  • Stephanie from Hiram, OH
  • Mar-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Since UA is located in downtown Akron there is a lot around campus to do! There is a ton of great restaurants located within 5 minutes of campus! The civic center is right down the street as well as the Akron Rubber Ducks stadium! Who doesn't like baseball!? There is also a variety of different clubs and night life for those who are interested!

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  • Joseph from Garfield Heights, OH
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a current student here

    I like going on adventures and biking. The towpath trail and the state park are nearby, so when the weather is lovely I spend a lot of time there. For other people, there are comedians and musicians that have performances at EJ Thomas Hall all the time. Downtown is a 10 minute walk from campus, and there are plenty of cool things to do there. In the summertime there is almost always something happening at Lock 3. For people who like clubs, I hear people talk about Lux all the time. Oh, and I can't forget the rec center. It's pretty stellar.

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  • Bryan from Akron, OH
  • Jan-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Join a club and get envolved,or active with a sport.You can even find a club related to your major.!

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