Starbucks® Comes to Marian University

February 28, 2013

FOND DU LAC, Wis- On March 1, Marian University’s Common Grounds Coffeehouse will become an authorized purveyor of Starbucks® coffee, making a great addition to the campus. The coffeehouse, which opens at 11:00 a.m. that day, will be available to the public.

Common Grounds Coffeehouse is one of the most popular dining hubs on the Marian University Campus. Open 7:00 a.m. to midnight on weekdays and 11:00 a.m to midnight on weekends, Common Grounds provides a relaxing atmosphere, as well as delicious food like salads, sandwiches, yogurt parfaits and fresh fruit and veggies. Also located within Common Grounds is the Ebert and Gerbert’s Bistro, open Monday thru Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Ebert and Gerbert’s Bistro serves primarily sandwiches, but also soup, chili and other sides. For more information on Common Grounds Coffeehouse, Ebert and Gerbert’s Bistro and Starbucks go to:

Starbucks® opened their first store in 1971 in Seattle. Since then, it has grown to a company of almost 18,000 stores with locations in 60 different countries. Starbucks® is known around the world for their high quality coffee, being environmentally conscientious, and their mission “to inspire and nurture the human spirit-one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.” (© 2011 Starbucks and the Starbucks logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Starbucks Corporation.)

Sodexo, Inc., foodservice and facilities provider at Marian University, provides integrated food and facility management services in 6,000 locations throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. They are dedicated to excellent service, corporate citizenship, and fighting hunger, all coming from one goal – to make every day a better day.