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Starbucks fuels Staples students’ dependence on caffeine

Starbucks fuels Staples students’ dependence on caffeine

Emily Olrik, Staff Writer October 5, 2014

“Hi, I’ll have a venti iced skinny hazelnut macchiato with sugar-free syrup, an extra shot, light ice and no whip.” I’m lost at this point. Is this even English? What does it all mean? This...

Students steam over state java ban

Students steam over state java ban

Jennifer Lupoff, Staff Writer September 19, 2014

Ah coffee, glorious coffee. For the past three years you’ve come to my rescue. You see, as a caffeine lover, I have grown to rely tremendously on you. You picked me up in the morning, right after...

Hot drink ban debated and explained

Hot drink ban debated and explained

Zoe Brown and Cadence Neenan, Editor-In-Chief and Web Managing Editor September 19, 2014

After selling caffeinated drinks to students against state regulations for years, Staples was forced to cease sales of all caffeinated drinks, including coffee, hot chocolate and tea, to students beginning...

Students use caffeine as daily pick-me-up

December 22, 2010

Image via Wikipedia Everyday, students buy a drug that is provided by stores like Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts. Many purchase it over the counter and ingest it throughout their first period classes....

Connecticut Bans Four Loko Beverage Sales

December 3, 2010

      It has been affectionately dubbed as “blackout in a can.” Every 23.5 ounces can of Four Loko contains the equivalent of 4.7 beers’ worth of alcohol and an unspecified amount of stimulants,...

Energy Drinks Grow in Popularity with Teenagers

February 5, 2010

Devin Skolnick '11 Web Features Editor They have taken over the nation’s beverage industry with no signs of slowing. While Monster claims to “Unleash the Beast,” Red Bull advertises that it “Gives...

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