Archive | June, 2011

Name That School…

I was thinking today about all of the colleges, universities and schools that we have come to know just by the mention of their mascot. Much like Xerox©, Kleenex©, and Coke©, many of these schools have become iconic symbols of recognition simply by their team name.

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Get 15% off with discount code: BEYOND15

Enter this code at checkout, and get 15% off your order. How neat is that?

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Facts and Alumni Fundraising

The education market is huge. Over 19 million post-secondary students, another 49.4 K-12 students (of those 14.7 million are in high school). Most importantly, over 3 million students graduate each year. How can you put together an alumni fundraising effort that targets this group?

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Housing here we come …

Though he doesn’t report to school until the end of August, my son just got his housing package from DePaul. Yikes!

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The value of a college education …

There are big debates in the media about the cost of an education vs. the benefits derived from said education. Jacob Goldstein makes it all visual, showing two graphs that take a slightly different look at the numbers.

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Dreams Partners with Beyond Graduation to Provide School-branded E-commerce Stores to Education Market

PLANTATION, FL and FRISCO, TX — Dreams, Inc. (NYSE Amex: DRJ) has partnered with Beyond Graduation, an e-commerce company dedicated to serving college alumni. The pairing will provide the education sector – from K12 to institutes of higher learning – both public and private access to school-branded eStores stocked with logo wear and other school-spirited […]

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Bueller…..Bueller…

This week marked the 25th Anniversary of the release of the movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. It remains one of the most iconic films of all time that deals with teenage rebellion, mischief, and playing mind-games with authority. It has also stood the test of time in remaining laugh-out-loud funny when watched again and again […]

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Beyond a successful launch

Last Wednesday we launched our alumni targeted website http://www.BeyondGraduation.com.   Months of preparation went behind the grand opening of the store.  The initial response has been extremely positive.  We have heard back from friends, family, fans/likes and followers telling us they like what they see.  I hope you share the same feelings.

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A toast to Beyond Graduation … and to the Bruins

Click here and help toast our success and the Bruins! We are having a blast finding unique products for our unique clientele; and remember, you can toast to many different teams and still save 20% through the end of the month – Beyond20.

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Batter Up! The College World Series Starts June 18th

Batter Up! It’s College World Series Time…. For fans of college baseball, there is no single greater event than the College World Series (CWS). This year, the CWS will take place in Omaha, Nebraska from June 18th until June 28th (29th if another elimination game is needed).

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