LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Michigan students know how to save money on their textbooks. They proved that by winning a CollegeHumor Live show hosted by two of the site's long-time stars, Jake and Amir, in a contest presented by Neebo and long-running comedy website CollegeHumor.com. Neebo is a nationwide network of college bookstores with the online website Neebo.com. Students who shopped on Neebo.com during the back-to-school season received a twenty percent savings on their textbooks and registered to win their school a CollegeHumor Live show. University of Michigan is one of 225 colleges nationwide with a local bookstore powered by Neebo. All U-M students who purchased their books from Ulrich's Bookstore online at neebo.com/umich had the opportunity to vote for their college to win the comedy show.
The CollegeHumor Live show will be Friday, December 7, 2012 at 10:30 p.m. at the Michigan Union Rogel Ballroom. Thanks to the support of Neebo, the show is free for the first 600 students and their guests. University of Michigan students can go to Ulrich's Bookstore to get additional details on the show, and also enter for a chance to win one of 15 VIP packages, which will include guaranteed access and priority seating for two, along with other prizes. The show will stream live on CollegeHumor.com, so fans everywhere will be able to watch the fun unfold.
CollegeHumor.com is a leading comedy website for young adults, and their popular CollegeHumor Live shows repeatedly sell out nationwide. Members of the CollegeHumor cast will pack up and travel to the winning college campus, the University of Michigan, to perform a live show which will be hosted by Jake and Amir—who were named to Variety's 2012 "10 Comics to Watch" list—and streamed live on CollegeHumor.com.
"This is unbelievably cool for University of Michigan students," said Todd Goetz, Ulrich's Bookstore manager. "Neebo helps students get the most out of their college experience, from saving money to creating memorable and fun student activities. Out of all the campuses across the country that Neebo serves, it's amazing that CollegeHumor will be bringing their live show here. And it's even better that U-M students won this honor by being smart and saving on their college purchases – including up to 60% on their textbook rentals."
"We're excited that together with Neebo we are able to bring a CollegeHumor Live show to the students and community of University of Michigan," says Mike Mobley, Vice President of Media Sales for CollegeHumor Media. "We look forward to meeting and performing for our fans among the U-M community."
Giving away a CollegeHumor Live show is just part of the fun for Neebo. With campus-wide competitions and memorable promotions, Neebo hooks college students up in ways that go way beyond cash. Follow Neebo on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube to stay in the loop on other giveaways and promotions and to be the first to find out what they're doing next on a campus near you!
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends on December 6, 2012. Open to currently enrolled students at the University of Michigan who are 18 or older. One (1) entry per person. Void where prohibited. For Official Rules, see the cash register at Ulrich's Bookstore located at 549 E. University Avenue. Sponsored by Neebo.
Neebo has been helping college students save money on their textbooks since 1915. Neebo is a nationwide network of 225 college bookstores providing students, faculty and alumni the most complete selection of new, used, and rental textbooks, as well as college-branded gear and accessories. Neebo is also one of the largest suppliers of textbooks in the nation, housing millions of textbooks that are shipped to millions of students on campuses across the country. In one way or another we touch virtually every college student nationwide. For more information, visit www.Neebo.com.
About CollegeHumor Media
CollegeHumor Media, an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI), is a multi-media, multi platform studio comprised of three website properties—CollegeHumor, Dorkly and SportsPickle—a long-form TV development division and a film production division. A leading entertainment company targeting people ages 18-49, CollegeHumor Media has created original content that has been viewed more than three billion times. Founded in 1999 with the launch of CollegeHumor.com, the brand delivers daily comedic content online through videos, pictures, articles and jokes, both created and curated by the CollegeHumor staff. CollegeHumor Media attracts more than 15 million unique users per month and generates more than 100 million video views per month, and the brand has expanded into apparel and other forms of entertainment including film, television, books and live comedy shows. For more information, visit www.chmedia.com or www.collegehumor.com, and follow CollegeHumor on Twitter @CollegeHumor.