Continental Reflections on the Reflective Continent

Last block I had the incredible opportunity to travel to Antarctica as part of Quest’s Quest for Antarctica class. In this class we explored the most southern continent and its relationship to humanity. In order to gain a fuller understanding of this unique … Continued

Anything but English Night 2.0

Last year, my roommate Devon came up with the idea of an Anything but English Night, a night where International students have the opportunity to perform in their native language and share their culture with the rest of the community. I … 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

Ode to Weekends*

Kayaking is fun, Kayaking is great, kayaking is what I did this weekend, on a real fun friend date.   we paddled up, and paddled down, paddled all around the sound.   We did this in our kayaks and we … Continued

Quest Writers Conference IN THE NEWS!

The Squamish Chief, a local newspaper, recently published an article about the Quest Writers Conference happening this summer! They interviewed Jessamyn Smyth – the founder of the Conference – who gave insights into the fantasy that this conference will be for artists. … Continued

Terra Canto

In one of the courses I recently took at Quest, The Divine Comedy, we had an assignment to write a poem in the style of the Dante Alighieri, the author of the Divine Comedy. Domenico di Michelino (1417-1491), Dante and his … Continued