Author: Andrew Jones

IBM Design Challenge Kicks Off 0

IBM Design Challenge Kicks Off

By: Matt Masison (Q27) On Thursday, September 7th, QUEST hosted IBM executives as they helped kick off the IBM Design Challenge, a case competition to go alongside the upcoming 25th Anniversary Gala on October...

Dr. Joe Bailey Returns to QUEST 0

Dr. Joe Bailey Returns to QUEST

By: Caitlin Thompson (Q28) Dr. Bailey served as the Executive Director of QUEST from 2009-2014 and has now returned to the position. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with him to discuss...

Meet the New Faces of Q29/30! 0

Meet the New Faces of Q29/30!

By: Matthew Masison (Q27) This March, QUEST admitted 90 new students into Cohorts 29 and 30! We look forward to welcoming them into the QUEST community. I reached out to three new students, Haley,...

Garvin’s 8 Dimensions of Quality in Digital Design 0

Garvin’s 8 Dimensions of Quality in Digital Design

Check out Cohort 20 alumnus Jeff Hilnbrand’s recently published article on applying Garvin’s 8 Dimensions of Quality into modern day digital design!

The World Is Flat: IBM Design Challenge! 1

The World Is Flat: IBM Design Challenge!

By: Andrew Jones (Q26) On May 1st, representatives from different sectors of IBM came to UMD to introduce QUEST students to the IBM Design Challenge, leading up to QUEST’s 25th Anniversary Gala this fall. The...

QUEST Team Wins Deloitte National Case Competition 0

QUEST Team Wins Deloitte National Case Competition

By Matthew Masison (Q27) Every spring, Deloitte hosts a consulting case competition for undergraduate students. The competition is for freshmen and sophomore students and takes place in two stages – one local competition and...

QUEST Student Alumni Dinner Announcement! 0

QUEST Student Alumni Dinner Announcement!

Come join the QUEST community for another student-alumni dinner on March 30th from 7:15 to 9:15 PM in 2333 Van Munching Hall. Previous attendees have great remarks to say about this event: “The dinner...

The 25th QUEST Conference: A New Student’s Perspective 0

The 25th QUEST Conference: A New Student’s Perspective

By: Brian Hornak (Q28) This past December marked QUEST’s 25th QUEST Conference. The event, designed to celebrate the achievements of the hardworking and talented 490H students, served as a fantastic reminder of why QUEST has...

Alumni Spotlight on Kanchan Singh (Q17): Finding Your Passion by Embracing the Unknown 0

Alumni Spotlight on Kanchan Singh (Q17): Finding Your Passion by Embracing the Unknown

By: Chineme Obiefune (Q25) It is impossible to predict what lies ahead of us. We make four year plans and envision our lives moving in certain directions, but at the end of the day,...

QUESTDev Leads the Way to a New Kind of Website 0

QUESTDev Leads the Way to a New Kind of Website

By: Jacob King (Q27) QUESTDev is a brand new student committee, spearheading the effort to create the program’s first internal website. The team, led by alumnus Danny Laurence (Q19) and current student Genny Allen (Q23), is...