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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Katherine from West Des Moines, IA
  • Jan-09-2015 I am a current student here

    There are plenty of thing to do but I would recommend getting involved in a club. There are parties on the weekends, but I have never been to one so I cannot tell you what they are like. I often get a group together and we will watch a movie--either in the dorm or at the free Cyclone Cinema. The Student Union board also puts on a large event every once in a while. Students gather to play games, go to concerts or go bowling in the Memorial Union. That can certainly be a fun time.

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  • Tyler from Ames, IA
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a current student here

    Ames is an awesome town to hang out in. There are tons of great places to eat, hang out, and have fun!

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  • Amra from Des Moines, IA
  • Jan-01-2015 I am a current student here

    They always have events happening. I have gone to various cultural celebrations. Every other weekend they host an ISU after dark with games and prizes which is super fun. And its college so you parties too.

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  • Ron
  • Dec-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Walking around on campus is always fun. There is usually some large event going on and you will be sure to find some people willing to talk with. Going into Campustown and enjoying some great food is also enjoyable. It changes the routine up a bit and adds a bit of adventure.

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  • Luke from Minneapolis, MN
  • Dec-30-2014 I am a current student here

    I hang out with friends and am in clubs that Iowa State offers. I keep myself busy but also make sure school work gets done. And there is a night life.

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  • Anna from Cedar Falls, IA
  • Dec-25-2014 I am a current student here

    There are many clubs to join for any type of interest. Also, there are many sporting events to attend throughout the year. There are also various intramural sports to get involved in, and a dance marathon held in the spring.

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  • Anonymous
  • Nov-14-2014 I am a current student here

    There's tons of sports and clubs to join. There's not much to do on a Saturday night unless you like to party. There's a movie theater in town but that's about it.

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  • Heather
  • Nov-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Ames offers a wide variety of parks, shops and restaurants that are great for exploring on weekends! Also, if there is anything you can't find in Ames, most likely you can find it in Des Moines (the capital of Iowa), which is only about 25 minutes away from campus! Many live shows, concerts and plays are held in Stephens Auditorium as well!

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  • Em
  • Oct-20-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The yearly VEISHA festival seems like it a blast to go to. I like that there are also a lot of things to do on and around campus, so it does not feel like you are trapped.

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