Beating Campus Hill Fever (Crossfit Squamish)

Quest has the policy that (almost) all students must live on campus for all four years of your undergraduate. A question that is often posed by visiting students and parents is “How do you like living in such a small community? Does it ever … Continued

Quest outside the classroom

This month I had my first block after having completed all of my required courses. I rewarded myself by spending my time meeting with the President, Student Affairs staff, and students about how to increase discussions regarding the community. I also worked on … Continued

Exploring Volcanoes with Quest

This last block, a group of students were part of a class taught by Quest tutor Dr. Steve Quane. The subject of the class was Volcanology, and so they travelled to one of the best places in the world to study … 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

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

Eagle Watching

Winter is the prime time for Eagle watching at the Squamish Eagle Run Park. I have been a student at Quest for 3 years and every winter I end up forgetting that I should go eagle watching. The area is … Continued

Untethered Film: A look at the Slacklining Life

Untethered, a short 30 minute documentary was filmed this past summer here in Squamish.  It gives insight into the Slacklining life and shows the beautiful scenery that Squamish provides for outdoor fanatics. The Filmmaker Levi Allen did a great job capturing … Continued

Balloons and Rocket Cars

Sometimes it can feel like Quest is in its own little wold on top of a hill, tucked up in the mountains. While this is great sometimes, feeling like a part of the larger Squamish community is also nice, and … Continued

Squamish Santa Claus Parade

As the seasons are changing, the celebrations and festivities are ramping up. On Friday, December 4th, Squamish had a local Santa Claus Parade. It was raining pretty hard but that didn’t stop the Squamish community from going out and celebrating … Continued

Poetry at Quest

When you come to Quest you’ll notice that there’s poetry all around you.   in the ATRIUM The staircase in the atrium has words stamped out of the metal sheets making up the sides of it. If you look closely … Continued

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