Algonquin College

Effective Study Areas: Starbucks

Founders of Starbucks

The first Starbucks opened in Seattle, Washington, on March 30, 1971 by three partners that met while students at the University of San Francisco: English teacher Jerry Baldwin, history teacher Zev Siegl, and writer Gordon Bowker.


  • Free Wifi
  • Open area
  • Great coffee
  • Excellent service
  • Comfortable enviroment


  • Expensive Service
  • Distracting Environment


The Starbucks in our campus is located in Block E: Student Commons