The knowledge and compassion Deborah Hinojosa-Prater draws upon in her role as manager of a Starbucks Military Family Store in San Antonio also served her and her family when they were confronted by a crisis.
Hundreds of Starbucks partners are graduating from Arizona State University this week through the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, which offers tuition reimbursement. Meet some of them here, just as they are stepping into their new futures.
Take a look back at Starbucks 30 years in Canada as it opens its first immersive Starbucks Reserve coffee bar in Vancouver.
Three years ago, Howard Schultz announced the college achievement plan, which provides eligible partners based in the U.S. who work 20 hours a week or more, the opportunity to get an online degree through ASU, debt-free. More than 7,000 are currently participating in the program.
Home is the word that kept coming up at the Starbucks Partner and Family Forum held today at Arizona State University.
When Starbucks barista Brandy McIntosh heard about the College Achievement Plan, she applied immediately. She is completing her degree with a 4.0.
Starbucks executive chairman Howard Schultz gave the commencement address at Arizona State University Monday, May 8, in front of hundreds of graduates of Starbucks College Achievement Plan program – and 30,000 other graduates and guests.
It’s the moment Susana Mojica has been holding onto for three years. It’s helped get her through long days of attending classes, working, raising three children and nights of studying interspersed with just a few hours of stolen sleep.