Author: Andrew Jones

QUEST Students and Alumni Meet for a Night of Bowling 0

QUEST Students and Alumni Meet for a Night of Bowling

By: Olivia Wolcott (Q30) QUEST Corporate’s Bowling with Professionals Event took place on April 16th at Lucky Strike in DC.  The event consisted of casual networking between QUEST students and alumni in a fun...

Dr. Suarez’s Book featured in The Washington Post Bestseller’s List 0

Dr. Suarez’s Book featured in The Washington Post Bestseller’s List

Recently, Professor J. Gerald Suarez was featured in the Washington Post Bestseller’s List for his book Leader of One. In the era of “analytics,” Dr. Suarez reminds us of the wisdom in the maxim, Not...

A Sneak Preview of Alumnus Yash Mehta’s New Podcast! 0

A Sneak Preview of Alumnus Yash Mehta’s New Podcast!

Yash Mehta (Q22) began his own podcast to commemorate the beginning of 2018. While it’s still at its infancy, Yash has sights on expanding the podcast to feature even more “influencers, as the podcast...

Noah Vernick Selected for NewDay USA Character Driven Leadership Award 0

Noah Vernick Selected for NewDay USA Character Driven Leadership Award

QUEST student Noah Vernick (Q28) was recently selected for an award through New DayUSA for his efforts and leadership within the club, D4 Athletics, that he has been pioneering this past academic year. I...

Branding Yourself with QUEST: Current Students Reflect on their QUEST Experience 0

Branding Yourself with QUEST: Current Students Reflect on their QUEST Experience

By: Caitlin Thompson (Q28) When asked about the QUEST program, current students are quick to describe the curriculum’s focus on process improvement, systems design, and quality management. While this description matches on paper, some...

Springing into a New Setting – QUEST2Spain! 0

Springing into a New Setting – QUEST2Spain!

The QUEST2Spain course pioneered this past winter, where 20 students, both from within and outside of the QUEST Honors Program, spent 10 days total between Barcelona and Madrid to learn about design and innovation....

Four QUEST Students Selected as Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars 0

Four QUEST Students Selected as Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars

Four QUEST seniors, Chineme Obiefune (Q25), Sarina Haryanto (Q26), Miriam Silton (Q26), and Cece Ukejianya (Q26), were selected as 2017-2018 Philip Merrill Scholars. This award is bestowed to only three students per college and recognizes students for...

QUEST to Leidos: Site Visit Recap 0

QUEST to Leidos: Site Visit Recap

By: Caitlin Thompson (Q28) On November 3, 2017, QUEST students from all majors and cohorts had the opportunity to visit Leidos in Gaithersburg, MD. Prateek Sayyaparaju (Q28) organized the visit through QUEST Corporate, a student...

Soon-to-be Alumni Feature: Julia Lomakina and Rohan Bajaj 0

Soon-to-be Alumni Feature: Julia Lomakina and Rohan Bajaj

As the semester approaches the stage when students are completing projects and beginning to start studying for finals, for many, it’s a time when they are thinking about the soon-approaching winter break. While some people...

Meet QUEST’s New Graduate Assistant, Russell Ottalini! 0

Meet QUEST’s New Graduate Assistant, Russell Ottalini!

The QUEST program is excited to have a new addition to the guild this academic year, Russell Ottalini! Having grown up in Silver Spring and attended Montgomery Blair High School, Russell comes to QUEST with...