Category: Events

QUEST Social Kicks Off their Intercohort Competition 0

QUEST Social Kicks Off their Intercohort Competition

By: Celine Moarkech (Q29) Thanks to QUEST Social, our summer days were extended after getting back to school with their Back to School Ice Cream Social on September 13th! In spite of the string...

The Beauty of Open Barre and Following Your Passions 0

The Beauty of Open Barre and Following Your Passions

Lauren Filocco (Q17) did not always see herself operating a Barre Studio out of College Park, MD. If you had asked her about her plans for the near future a couple years earlier, she...

QUEST Well Represented at Innovate Maryland 0

QUEST Well Represented at Innovate Maryland

On April 11th, 2018, The Academy for Innovation & Entrepreneurship hosted their annual Innovate Maryland event. The event recognizes innovative and entrepreneurial students from across campus and almost 30 QUEST students were nominated for...

Cohort 27’s Final Presentations 0

Cohort 27’s Final Presentations

All the quality tools, design thinking skills, data analysis mastery, and consulting prowess QUEST students accumulate over their time in college is eventually displayed for all to see at the QUEST Conference. On May...

QUEST Students Tackle The Unilever Case Competition 0

QUEST Students Tackle The Unilever Case Competition

In mid-February, Unilever came to campus with a radical idea for a case competition: analyze the current Unilever product portfolio and create a new product line for the company that encompasses the Unilever values...

Let the Creativity Flow: QUEST Creative’s Journey to Bring our Community Closer Together 0

Let the Creativity Flow: QUEST Creative’s Journey to Bring our Community Closer Together

QUEST provides a lot of opportunities for student involvement. The program’s various clubs give students the chance to work with QUESTees across cohorts, get to know staff and faculty members outside of the classroom,...

Reflecting on QUEST’s First Winter Orientation 0

Reflecting on QUEST’s First Winter Orientation

QUEST Camp (or Orientation) is the first introduction students have to the culture of quality and innovation within QUEST. In only two days, teams are formed, relationships are made, and pilot products are pitched....

QUEST Visits Booz Allen Hamilton’s Innovation Center in DC 0

QUEST Visits Booz Allen Hamilton’s Innovation Center in DC

Does your workspace have robots, an augmented reality (AR) system designed to help aerospace engineers, or non-hackable security systems? Sadly, mine does not, but Booz Allen Hamilton’s offices do! On Monday, February 12th, QUEST...

QUEST & Constellation: Thoughts on the Site Visit 0

QUEST & Constellation: Thoughts on the Site Visit

In early November, a group of QUEST students had the opportunity to visit Constellation in Baltimore and get a tour of the facility while talking to some higher ups in the organizations. The following...

QUEST’s 25th Anniversary Gala – A Night to Remember 0

QUEST’s 25th Anniversary Gala – A Night to Remember

QUEST celebrated 25 years of continuous improvement with over 420 alumni, current students, parents, corporate partners, and UMD friends on October 7, 2017! Jacob King (Q27) provides his account of the evening below. [slideshow_deploy id=’3945′]  ...