Green Bean


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We try to keep things up and running here, but sometimes there's a lull.

April 8, 2013


Calling all painters!!

The Green Bean is hosting a mural design competition!



What: We are looking for an artist to design a mural for the Green Bean to be installed above the drink counter.

When: The mural will be installed in the Green Bean after finals, during senior week.


1)   The phrase “The Green Bean” or “The Green Bean Coffee Lounge” must be the main focus of the mural.

2)   Aspects of the Green Bean mission statement must be incorporated.

3)   No offensive imagery/words/etc.

4)   No political or religious statements.

5)   The painting can use a maximum of 4 colors (...

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December 3, 2012

What do you think of the Green Bean?

Do you love what we have done so far?  Would you like to see some changes?  Here is your chance to voice your opinion to us!

Help us improve our menu, lounge and ambiance by filling out our survey!  This lets us know whate we are doing right and what we need to work on.  We will take the survey down at 5:00pm on Friday December 14th so please let us know what you think before then!


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October 23, 2012

Come celebrate our 3rd Birthday!

Green Bean Birthday Cake

In honor of the Green Bean’s 3rd birthday, we will be giving out free slices of cake to the first 36 people who order a drink from 7:30pm-8:30pm tonight!  We will have triple chocolate mousse, chocolate raspberry and oreo cheesecake so be sure to come celebrate our birthday with us!


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October 4, 2012

The Green Bean will be holding an Open Mic on Thursday October 11th from 8pm-10pm!

If you are interested in performing please fill out the form below.  All experience levels are encouraged to perform.  Please keep all pieces to a maximum length of 4 minutes.  Otherwise feel free to be as creative and expressive as you want!  The deadline to apply is Tuesday October 9th so sign up now!


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August 27, 2012

Do you like cookies? Do you love Oxy? Of course you do!

Oswald cookies

Stop by the Green Bean today to show support for Oswald and buy one of his cookies!

We also have Chocolate Brownies from Porto's Bakery if you're looking for something extra sweet!  

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August 24, 2012

We want to say "welcome" in style. Check out these special treats we ordered up just for Orientation Week.

greenbean eclair

In addition to our usual tasty treats, the Green Bean Coffee Lounge will be selling special pastries to celebrate Orientation Week! Stop by to visit us in the Johnson Student Center off Branca Patio starting Saturday. We'll have special hours during Orientation as well but will begin regular operation on Wednesday with the first day of classes.

Saturday 8/25/12

Oxy cookies
Chocolate éclairs

Sunday 8/26/12

Oxy cookies
Guava cheese rolls

Monday 8/27/12

Chocolate brownies

Tuesday 8/28/12

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May 7, 2012

Here's a link to our Spring 2012 Customer Survey: Thanks for your time and support!

May 1, 2012

This Friday, May 1st we will be closing early. We are having a staff appreciation gathering and would like for all of our employees to attend! Instead of closing at 4 we will be closing at 1pm. To make up for this we're opening early on Sunday! The Green Bean will be officially open at 10:30am Sunday, May 6th. Good luck with finals!!  :-D

February 27, 2012

Come check out all the new bottled drinks we've got in the GB. The back fridge has been spiced up with Stewart's and Jones sodas. The front fridge no longer has FRS Energy Drinks, BUT we have replaced them with Steaz :-D . Come check them out and let us know what you think!!!