Student Activities

CAB Activities

Picture of students at casino nightEach semester The Campus Activities Board programs over 25 activities for students and the Fall 2012 semester is no different.
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August 2012
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19 20 Welcome Back Picnic 21 Zipline & Photo Bottle Openers 22 Fall Forward 23 Lions Roar 24 Survivor Night 25
26 27 28 Comedian Jen Kober  29  30  31  

September 2012
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2 3 4 5 6 Water Wars 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 Recess Day 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 The Food Dude Kevin Roberts 21 22
23 24 25 75th Anniversary Bingo 26 27 28  29 

October 2012
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 1 Photo Magazine Covers | Casino Night

 2 Dancing Heads Video | 61Syx Break Dance Crew

 3 Outdoor Movie Old Time Photos & Stuff a Lion  5 Homecoming Picnic  6
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14 15 16 17 Magician Daniel Martin 18 19 20
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28 29 30 31 Halloween Photos & Bingo      

November 2012
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 4  5  6  7  8 Murder Mystery Dinner  10
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18 19 Thanksgiving Bingo 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 Skate Night 30  

December 2012
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2 3 4 5 6 Stocking Bingo 7 8
9 Late Night Breakfast 10 11 12 13 14 15
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August Events

  • 20th Welcome Back Picnic  10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    Start off the year right with free food on the oval at the Annual Welcome Back Picnic.  Free T-Shirts will be handed out to students and tons of other fun activities.
  • 21st Zipline & Photo Bottle Openers 10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    Zip off the 30 foot platform across the oval!  While you wait to zipline make sure and get your picture put on a bottle opener for free!
  • 22nd Fall Forward 10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    See what local Joplin Businesses have to have and pick up some free goodies along the way.
  • 23rd Lions Roar 10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    MSSU has an abundance of clubs to get involved with come out the oval and see which ones are right for you.
  • 24th Survivor Night 7:00PM-10:00PM Dorms
    You survived the 1st week of class, come out to the dorms and celebrate with human bowling, blaster ball and the foam pit.  There will be free food and t-shirts and a lot of fun!
  • 28th Comedian Jen Kober 7:00PM Corley Auditorium
    Jen is one of the best comedians on the college scene.  She has been featured in numerous comedy specials on HBO and Showtime and was recently in the Movie American Reunion.

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September Events

  • 6th Water Wars  6:00PM-9:00PM Dorms
    Cool off and have some fun over at the dorms!  We will have a slipnslide, splash blast game and a water balloon battle.
  • 13th Recess Day 10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    Take a break from classes with our recess day.  We will have a giant tricycle obstacle course, zorb balls, canon ball blaster and make your own street signs. 
  • 20th The Food Dude Kevin Roberts 12:15PM-1:15PM Lions Den
    Kevin Roberts mixes demonstrations, cooking, tasting, audience interaction and humorous anecdotes to expose the basics of food preparation and healthy eating for starving students. He will illustrate with his engaging lecture the best and worst foods for you and the importance of staying away from fast food and sodas while enduring and excelling in all new school adventures.
  • 25th 75th Anniversary Bingo 12:15PM Lions Den
    Come out and play bingo and have a chance to win some great 75th Anniversary Items

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October Events

  • 1st Photo Magazine Covers 10:30AM-1:30PM Lions Den
    In the Lions Den get your face put on the cover a magazine. 
  • 1st Casino Night 7:00PM-10:00PM BSC Ballroom
    Casino night will feature table games such as black jack, poke, craps, roulette and even slot machines.  Everyone that participates will have a chance to win some great prizes
  • 2nd Dancing Heads Video 10:30AM-1:30PM Lions Den
    Have fun with this great novelty.  The green screen will change your body into a funny dancer and you get it on a DVD.
  • 2nd 61Syx Break Dance Crew 7:00PM Phelps Theater
    61Syx Teknique is a talented and devoted group of individuals who find a common passion in dance! Packed with dynamic footwork, explosive acrobatics, & interactive routines, you can expect a stunning performance that also educates the positive aspects of hip hop! With an extremely impressive resume already under their belt, 61Syx has shared the stage with such hip hop artists as: B2K, Lloyd Banks, Tony Touch, and Fat Joe! This group of natural performers needs no excuse to dance!
  • 3rd Outdoor Movie 7:00-10:00PM
    Come watch The Avengers on our outdoor 12 foot movie screen.
  • 4th Old Time Photos & Stuff a Lion 10:30AM-1:30PM Lions Den
    Dress up in a fun old time costume and get a picture. Then stuff a lion to celebrate 75 Years of Lion Pride
  • 5th Homecoming Picnic 10:30AM-1:30PM Oval
    Celebrate homecoming with free food and fun.  Coronation of the King and Queen will take place.  There will also be free feather hair extensions, custom silicone wrist bands and caricatures.
  • 17th Magician Daniel Martin 7:00PM Corley Auditorium
    Daniel Martin has quickly established himself as the most in-demand comedy magician in the college market. His high energy fusion of Interactive Magic, Exhilarating Escapes & Sarcastic Improv are leading to record breaking crowds at Campuses nationwide.
  • 31st  Halloween Photos & Bingo 10:30-1:30 & 12:00PM Lions Den
    Celebrate Halloween with free Halloween photos and Halloween bingo.

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November Events

  • 8th Murder Mystery Dinner 7:00PM BSC Ballroom
    Dinner will be served in the ballroom with a cast of shady characters. Can you figure out who the murderer is?
  • 19th Thanksgiving Bingo 12:00PM Lions Den
    Come play bingo and win some great Thanksgiving themed prizes.
  • 29th Skate Night 8:00-10:00PM Skateland Webb City
    Skate free with your MSSU ID!

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December Events

  • 6th Stocking Bingo 12:15PM Lions Den
    Come play bingo and win a stocking full of great prizes      
  • 9th Late Night Breakfast  9:00PM-10PM Mayes Dining Hall
    Take a study break and get breakfast served by the president’s council.

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January Events

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