Musko’s Campus Shop is committed to serving the Lakeland community by offering high-quality branded merchandise and exceptional service through our on-campus and online store. Our merchandise selection is carefully curated by students to ensure we stay current with the latest trends for both current students and alumni. As the financial backbone of Launch, the Campus Shop enables us to fuel the growth of all our businesses.
Launch: Lakeland Student-Run Businesses
Launch is where a dedicated team of students takes charge of creating, developing, and efficiently managing both on-campus and off-campus business ventures. With the guidance and support of our experienced staff and mentors, we have successfully established and operate four thriving businesses.
At Launch, we believe in equipping our student leaders with the essential skills and knowledge needed for post-graduation success. By immersing themselves in the everyday financial and operational aspects of running a business, our students gain invaluable experience that sets them apart in the job market and cultivates the entrepreneurs of tomorrow.
If you have the passion and drive to start or manage a business, we want to join forces with you. As a student at Lakeland University, you have the opportunity to embark on this exciting journey today. Discover the world of entrepreneurship and make your mark with Launch!
Below is an overview of Launch’s portfolio of businesses:
Elementastic: Elementastic specializes in providing a range of educational offerings, including after-school programs, interactive science shows, in-school field trips, and public and company events. These captivating experiences are conducted by our dedicated team of Launch student workers. Our programs are carefully crafted to nurture children's curiosity through hands-on and engaging experiments. We strive to create an enjoyable and entertaining environment while imparting valuable insights and understanding to young minds.
Musko’s Campus Shop: Musko’s Campus Shop was opened at the start of the 2021-2022 fiscal year. Besides the 1,000-square-foot brick-and-mortar store located in the lobby of Lakeland’s Wehr Athletic Center, Musko’s operates an online store. The shop team is committed to serving the Lakeland community by offering high-quality branded merchandise and exceptional service through our on-campus and online store. Our merchandise selection is carefully curated by students to ensure we stay current with the latest trends for both current students and alumni. As the financial backbone of Launch, the Campus Shop enables us to fuel the growth of all our businesses.
Event Planning: Launch Events specializes in delivering exceptional and unforgettable organizational experiences for university and community events, surpassing what could be achieved independently. Our expertise lies in meticulously planning various events such as parades, camps, conferences, professional training programs, golf outings, and pop-up food stands. With our dedicated team, we ensure seamless execution and create lasting memories for your attendees.
Content Writers: Lakeland Content Writers is a team of student writers channeling their college-fresh skills into killer content. Their mission is to decode your writing needs and cook up content that makes your brand shine. From blog posts to annual reports, they write marketing and informative content that resonates. They offer a complimentary initial meeting, of up to an hour, to discuss your project, expectations, deadline goals, and customized pricing options.
Nonprofit Support: The Nonprofit Support Group offers a valuable service to local nonprofit agencies by providing them with temporary staff at minimal or no cost. Our primary objective is to enhance the effectiveness of these organizations by supplying exceptional students who can fill various administrative, professional, or project-based roles. Through this initiative, Launch actively contributes to the financial support of our community.