Category: Student Stories

QUEST Student and Alumna Team up after Capstone 0

QUEST Student and Alumna Team up after Capstone

Creating a successful startup is no easy task, yet there are several QUEST alumni who have been able to solve problems they are passionate about by creating their own company. A couple examples include...

QUEST Students Team Up for Radio Show, Play Ball 0

QUEST Students Team Up for Radio Show, Play Ball

If you’re a die-hard sports fan, or simply want to learn more about what goes on, Akshay Guthal (Q27) and Michael Vetter (Q28) are now “on-air” to talk about the latest and greatest sports...

QUEST Students Make an Impact Over the Summer 0

QUEST Students Make an Impact Over the Summer

By: Rohan Mishra (Q32) Summer break is an extremely productive time for many of the students in QUEST. Many students spend their summer gaining experience in the real world by pursuing internships. Considering the...

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...

Goodbye and Good Luck to our QUESTPress Seniors 0

Goodbye and Good Luck to our QUESTPress Seniors

Another year here at UMD is coming to a close and so naturally, we are losing some of our seniors to the real world. While we wish them the best, we also wish we...

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...

QUEST Students Study Design in Silicon Valley Over Spring Break 0

QUEST Students Study Design in Silicon Valley Over Spring Break

Spring break means many fun trips for students in college, and for some of our QUEST students, it meant a trip to California’s Silicon Valley. On this trip, our students got to explore some...

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...