Posse News Archive

Posse Atlanta News Archive

Fall 2017

Syracuse Alumnus Pursues MEM at Yale’s School of Forestry

Julian Nelums graduated from Syracuse University last spring and has received a full-tuition Posse Graduate Fellowship to Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Read More

Fall 2017

Celebrating 2017 Posse Atlanta Graduates

​Posse Atlanta was proud to celebrate the graduation of 48 Scholars last May, including its first Posse from Texas A&M University. Read More

Fall 2017

Golf Outing Raised $68K to Support Atlanta Scholars

​Posse Atlanta forged ahead with its fifth annual Golf Outing this past April, despite the rain. The group enjoyed a day of fun and friendly competition at the beautiful Atlanta Country Club. Read More

Fall 2017

Posse Scholars Intern As Bank of America Student Leaders

Three Posse Atlanta Scholars were selected to participate in the prestigious Bank of America Student Leaders program this past summer. Read More

Spring 2017

Atlanta Scholars Wish Arthur Blank, Falcons Well in Super Bowl 2017

​As the city of Atlanta eagerly awaited the start of Super Bowl LI, with hopes for a Falcons win, newly selected Scholars took the occasion to show their gratitude to the team’s owner, Arthur M. Blank. Read More

Spring 2017

Winter Career Day Enlightens, Energizes

​On January 3, nearly 100 Posse Atlanta Scholars were in attendance for Winter Career Day, hosted and sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Read More

Spring 2017

Posse Atlanta Turns 10

​Posse Atlanta has reached a pivotal milestone: 10 years of service to the local community. Read More

Spring 2017

Posse Atlanta Welcomes New Scholars

On January 5, 500 guests gathered at the historic Fox Theatre for Posse Atlanta’s 10th Annual Awards Ceremony. Read More

Winter 2017

Posse Atlanta’s Power of 10 Event Raises $170K

​On October 27, 2016, Posse Atlanta supporters, alumni and staff gathered at The Intercontinental Buckhead in downtown Atlanta for the annual Power of 10, Posse Atlanta’s signature fundraising event. Read More

Winter 2017

Syracuse Scholar Pursues Career in Education

​Dulce Gallo-Blanco has always been a leader. She was the valedictorian of her class at Benjamin E. Mays High School and is now a first-generation college student. Read More

Atlanta Advisory Board

Jeff Abbott, Chair

Jason T. Connor
Tamika Curry Smith
Ollie McCoy
Jovita Moore
Jonathan Parris
Mike Passilla
Alisha Penick
Carl E. Peoples
Alexis M. Roe
Rosemarie A. Thurston
Victoria Wilson

Zenith N. Houston, Director

Atlanta Partner Colleges + Universities

Bard College
Boston University
Brandeis University
The College of Wooster
The George Washington University
Syracuse University
Texas A&M University