Where are they now? An interview with Quest Alumni Eric De Paoli

In this blog series, “Where are they now?”, alumni can reflect on their academic, social and physical journey through Quest’s undergraduate education. We have been asking some Quest alumna to write a few words about Quest, their experience, and where … Continued

Quest Athletes take on the Freeride World Tour

Big mountain skiers and Quest students Martin Lentz and Lauren Cameron competed at the first stop of the Swatch Freeride World Tour in Vallnord, Spain on Friday morning. The Freeride World Tour is the highest level of competition for professional … Continued

Community Day in Photos

Community Day is a day in which the Quest community gets the day off class and can sign-up to go on many adventures. This year’s focus was on the importance of finding a balance between work (school, work, assignments) and play … Continued

What do Questies do Over Winter Break

Quest University Canada is home to students from more than 43 countries, including Germany, Kosovo, Brazil, Norway, Italy, Indonesia, Egypt, Tanzania, and the Czech Republic, among many others. This means that about 13% of our student population comes from outside of Canada and the … Continued

Quest Student Profiles: Gabby

Gabby is a fourth year student at Quest. Gabby has played on the varsity women’s soccer team for all four years at Quest and was a team captain this year when the women’s team got Bronze at Provincials.  Why did … Continued

Community Day: Skiing in Whistler

The first time I tried to ski I was only three years old. I had just learned how to walk and talk, but skiing was not too difficult to me – at least this is what my parents say. Later, … Continued

Quest students can be doctors too!

“You can’t become a doctor unless you get a degree in Biology” WRONG!!! This past Saturday, Quest’s president Peter Englert took 10 students to the University of British Columbia’s pre-medical diversity symposium. The purpose of the event was: “to help dispel the myth that only certain types of people are fit for medical school.  The UBC Medical School welcomes applicants from all walks of life and encourages diversity in the class.” The day started with … Continued

Follow Quest students on their journey to Antarctica

During this first block of the Spring semester, 12 Quest students and 1 tutor (Colin Bates) are moving the classroom to the R/V Akademik Sergey Vavilov, a Russian science ship, for the field course Quest for Antarctica.  This is the second time … Continued

A Californian Winter Adventure

A few block breaks ago I discovered that I could drive to the USA in less than 4 hours from Quest. What was a super fun experience for my entertainment and adventurous side was not such a great experience for my … Continued

Winter Break in California 2.0

Writing a blog post about my winter break adventures has become a tradition for me since I came to Quest three years ago. I spent my first break in Langley, BC with my roommates Katie and Barbara, during which we went tobogganing, … Continued