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Student Stories

Meet Sarah: General Studies Diploma, Class of 2019

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Sarah R graduated from Columbia with her Diploma in General Studies and she’s now pursuing a Bachelor of Integrated Studies at University of the Fraser Valley. We asked her to share about her time at Columbia. Highlights of your time at CBC? Each year was so unique. Many of my greatest highlights were simply spending … Read More

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“I am enough.” How Quest Helped Me Find Freedom

Monday, November 18, 2019

Quest was a life-impacting experience for me, and it played a fundamental role in shaping me into the person I am today. I originally came to Quest in 2016 as a 21-year-old looking to change a few things in my life, and I was drawn in by the focus on discipleship and outdoor experience. But … Read More

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“It holds so much all at once” – Tessa’s Journey to Israel

Monday, October 28, 2019

Tessa Warkentin is in her third year of the Biblical Studies program. This past summer she had the opportunity to travel to Israel as part of the RELS 380 Physical Settings of the Bible course. Here’s how she describes that experience. I’m a questions person. I’ve been that way for as long as I can … Read More

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Bryn, Living Life as an Outdoor Leadership Grad

Thursday, July 11, 2019

  Bryn completed his Diploma in Outdoor Leadership at Columbia in 2017. He’s a lover of adventure and being outside. Here’s his take on his experience at CBC. What drew you to the Outdoor Leadership Program? I knew for a long time that i wanted to have a career in the mountains. The idea of … Read More

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Rachael’s Story: From Columbia to UFV’s BBA Program to Switzerland

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

We had the chance to catch up with Rachael Henderson Konzelmann, who graduated from Quest with the class of 2014, then returned to Columbia to complete courses in the LEAD certificate (which later developed into the Applied Leadership program). We asked Rachael about her transition to University of the Fraser Valley, and how Columbia helped … Read More

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