Author: Rayne Ming
Program of Study: Harris School of Public Policy MPP

As a coffee lover, I explored coffee shops in Chicago. Having visited Starbucks, Grounds of Being and the Robust, I discovered the differences among people’s perceptions of coffee shops in China and in the US. It is fascinating to explore those views because they are the reflection of our cultures.

 

References:

[1] No Author. Starbucks Company Timeline. Retrieved August 29, 2019 from https://www.starbucks.com/about-us/company-information/starbucks-company-timeline

[2] No Author.Robust Coffee Lounge. Retrieved August 29, 2019 from https://robustcoffeelounge.com

[3] Taylor, K. (2018, May 29). Starbucks is closing all locations for ‘racial-bias education,’ and it could cost the coffee giant more than $10 million. Retrieved August 29, 2019 from https://www.businessinsider.com/starbucks-closures-arrest-cost-millions-2018-4