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Why don't we have more cross alumni events?

For the fourth year in a row, I had the pleasure of attending the Alumni Charity Challenge in Richmond, Virginia. Every year I look forward to this event because not only is it a great night for my alma mater, Longwood University, but we get to see alumni representation from schools all over the country and the state. So what is the Alumni Charity Challenge? Five years ago VCU's RVA Gold Chapter had the brilliant idea to partner with the...

Your local alumni are hanging out... Are you?

Written by: Erich Kim, Tassl Summer Intern College is an investment. A time-consuming, expensive investment. With any investment, you expect returns that are bigger than the costs that you put in. If the benefits that you get from your college experience stop as soon as you graduate, isn’t that a lousy deal? Alumni social events are happening just about every weekend. If you’re missing out on them, you’re missing out on a lot of your college value....

Take Your Alumni Golf Outing Into the Future

Looking for a fun, eye-catching Alumni event? Have you thought about hosting a Golf Inning? Indoor golf simulators have been popping up around the country, complete with wet bars and seating for your foursome to watch you hack away at courses around the world, including Augusta National, St. Andrews and more. The kicker: you even have to putt. According to Brett Michener, CEO and Owner of Golf Performance Institute, “Alumni ‘innings’ provide a unique opportunity to network while golfing. When...