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Smooth sailing with smoothie selling

Smooth sailing with smoothie selling

Megan Cleveland, features writer

September 21, 2017

For the past seven years the pioneer school of business and Smoothie King have collaborated to promote the Smoothie King brand to the student body and let students experience the process of real-world business. During both lunches, the advanced marketing students hosted booths for students to win free sample smoothies on Wednesday, Sept. 20. This event not only benefits Smoothie King by advertising through the student body, but it also exposes business students to the reality of marketing. “We mainly do this to help raise awareness to our brand in general and each year w...

Taking care of business

Taking care of business

Sarah Capriglione, writer

May 24, 2016

Most high schooler’s plans for the future involve earning money. For Nick Witte, senior, and Jimmy Tang, sophmore, their future is “all about the bank.” Last spring, they collaborated to create EcoPort, a compact wind turbine that allows the user to wirelessly charge multiple devices at once. The i...

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