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    Alums What do You miss?

    One thing, from your days at ISU, what do you miss the most?
    For me, I was in a band, we rehearsed at the M-Shop, then went to Cy's Roost for burgers and beers and darts. What a great way to bond. What was it for you?


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Couch Dancing.

    Getting 200 people in our living room and dancing on the couches. Unbelievable... and it happened every weekend.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Don't remember his name, but in the late 80's there was a guy from Decorah (I think) that would lead everyone in the Y.M.C.A. song at the tailgates in the North lot of JTS just before everyone would head in to the FB game. We were all pumped by that guy and his antics. What a fun time. Also miss playing intramural broom ball at midnight, and playing 500 and Risk in the hall lounges of the Towers all night long.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Quote Originally Posted by CYinNWisc View Post
    Don't remember his name, but in the late 80's there was a guy from Decorah (I think) that would lead everyone in the Y.M.C.A. song at the tailgates in the North lot of JTS just before everyone would head in to the FB game. We were all pumped by that guy and his antics. What a fun time. Also miss playing intramural broom ball at midnight, and playing 500 and Risk in the hall lounges of the Towers all night long.
    Playing pick-up BB at State and Beyer then eating pizza at the place across from Friley-but can't re the name. Also goin to the MBB games at Hilton.Just remembered it was Pizza House.


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Uh...drunk college girls.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    FAC and the fact that I knew I wouldn't miss a football game.


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    The work ethic of people in the midwest



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    working in the Sports Information Dept for 4 yrs. the greatest time of my life.


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    The college life..

    and a portion of that, the weekly wednesday night group that started as a couple of us studying for a physics class and over the next 4 years morphed into a bigger and bigger group that got together every week for various levels of drinking.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    The college life..

    and a portion of that, the weekly wednesday night group that started as a couple of us studying for a physics class and over the next 4 years morphed into a bigger and bigger group that got together every week for various levels of drinking.
    Ah, yes, The ISU Law that states a group of study partners must sustain a viable level of drinking after regular study contact.


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonefarmer View Post
    Playing pick-up BB at State and Beyer then eating pizza at the place across from Friley-but can't re the name. Also goin to the MBB games at Hilton.Just remembered it was Pizza House.
    Home Team Pizza??? If that's it, I loved that place and I think it closed down my freshman or soph year..

    I do miss living on Wood St. and have some sweet house parties, especially on football game weekends and VEISHEA. If I could choose one year live again, it would have to be my Junior year when we lived in that house.


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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Intramurals, Pick-up bball, sleeping in, doing whatever I wanted, friends.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    working in the Sports Information Dept for 4 yrs. the greatest time of my life.

    And TK looks exactly the same.



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    Re: Alums What do You miss?

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    Intramurals, Pick-up bball, sleeping in, doing whatever I wanted, friends.
    this plus sand parties and parquet seats behind Johnny watching Jeff and Jeff play.



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    $1.50 beers. Can't find that anywhere but a college town.



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