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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Ian Barse from Rapid City, SD
  • Mar-14-2014 I am a current student here

    The town in which Dakota State is located in is a fairly small town with not a lot to do in it. Although there are much bigger cites just about forty-five minutes away just to the north and to the south. There are a lot of activities to do in both of those cities. Anywhere from going to a semi-professional basketball/hockey to simply going to a movie theater.

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  • Anastasia Gentles
  • Oct-10-2013 I am a current student here

    I am a member of the Cross Country and Track teams for DSU, so I spend most of my time running. When I'm not doing that, and I'm done with my homework, I participate in Enactus, a club designed to help empower others. There are a lot of groups on campus to become involved in. If you want to do something off campus, Madison has a movie theater, bowling alley, and two lakes that you can visit. There are also quite a few restaurants in Madison if you don't feel like eating on campus.

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  • College Junior in Madison, SD
  • Oct-09-2013 I am a current student here

    DSU is located in a town of 6,000 people. There is not much to do here. I think that is why most students resort to video games and Magic. However, the Trojan Center Underground puts on events during the year such as hypnotists, live music, and poetry slams. Madison has a bowling alley and small twin theater. Most people, though, go to Sioux Falls for any form of entertainment during the weekend.

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  • Karen from Hudson, SD
  • Sep-10-2012 I am a current student here

    They have a lot of activities and clubs. People also get groups of friends together to play games campus wide. The town has a movie theater, a great community center, and a pool. It's only forty minutes from Brookings and about an hour from Sioux Falls, so it is extremely easy to find something to do.

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  • Anastasia from Glendale, AZ
  • Aug-27-2012 I am a current student here

    There are so many things to do to have fun around here. Once a month there is karaoke night. And there are game nights and in town there is a movie theatre and things to do and everything is within walking distance.

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  • Danielle from Sioux Falls, SD
  • Feb-20-2012 I am a current student here

    madison is not exactly the biggest town in south dakota. as far as fun goes, there's not much the town has to offer for itself. the campus makes good attempts to extend some activities out for students, including small concerts, comedy acts, motivational speakers, etc. some school clubs offer fun things as well, such as the dsu game club and the game design club, offering up a chance to play games with other students once a week. some clubs and organizations offer up once in a while activities, such as laser tag, humans vs. zombies, and plays. overall, the fun level of the campus is fair. it all depends on your willingness to participate.

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