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Building on a long-standing partnership, Starbucks and Arizona State University are joining forces to create the ASU-Starbucks Center for the Future of People and the Planet – a new research and rapid innovation facility created to find new ways to design, build and operate Starbucks stores.

 
President Michael M. Crow, President and CEO of the Alumni Association Dr. Christine K. Wilkinson, Founders' Day Chair Stephanie Mitrovic, Founders' Day Honorees and Sparky

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