Kristin Schild '99
"Quest Academy created an environment that not only supported, but encouraged me to review problems from different perspectives and create solutions outside the generic box. My teachers gave me the confidence to explore while challenging me intellectually."
Barrington High School, Class of 2003
Southern Methodist University, Class of 2007, BA Psychology with Honors
University of Maine, Class of 2011, MSc Quanternary and Climate Studies
Dartmouth College, Glaciology PhD Candidate
Every summer, Kristin goes to Greenland to install GPS devices along the Helheim glacier to track it's movement and speed. Helheim, accounts for 5 percent of the ice lost off of the Greenland Ice Sheet and moves up to 40 meters per day