Posse News Archive

Posse Boston News Archive

Summer 2017

Hamilton Alumnae Head to Med School

This fall, two Hamilton alumnae are beginning medical school. Mahima Karki is attending the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and Stanthia Ryan has matriculated at Georgetown University School of Medicine. Read More

Summer 2017

5 Scholars Intern for Mass. Senators Elizabeth Warren & Ed Markey

​This summer, five Posse Scholars worked for Massachusetts Senators Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey. Read More

Summer 2017

Two Leaders In Finance Join Boston Advisory Board

Posse Boston is excited to welcome two new advisory board members, William F. "Ted" Truscott and Warren Valdmanis. Read More

Spring 2017

Posse Boston Welcomes the Class of 2021

​On January 5, Posse Boston celebrated 60 extraordinary young leaders as they became Posse Scholars. Read More

Spring 2017

Boston Scholars Awarded Gilman Scholarships

​In December 2016, three of Posse Boston’s sophomore Scholars were awarded the Gilman Scholarship to study abroad in spring 2017. Read More

Spring 2017

New Partners Expand Professional Development Opportunities for Scholars

​Since December, Posse Boston has added three new companies—Eaton Vance, National Grid, and Vertex—to its growing list of Career Program partners. Read More

Spring 2017

Putnam Investments Sponsors Awards Ceremony For Decade

​This past January, Putnam Investments was the lead sponsor of Posse Boston’s Awards Ceremony for a remarkable tenth year in a row. Read More

Winter 2017

Union College Posse Alumna Pursues PhD in Biology

​Bisiayo Fashemi, a 2016 graduate of Union College with a bachelor’s in biochemistry, is pursuing a PhD in developmental, regenerative and stem cell biology at Washington University in St. Louis. Read More

Winter 2017

Balfour Foundation Contributes Over $1 Million to Support Scholars

​In September 2016, the Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation awarded a three-year grant of $350,000 to Posse Boston. Read More

Winter 2017

Posse Boston Celebrates Program Success, Raises $300K

​On October 13, 2016, Posse Boston held its eighth annual Power of 10 fundraiser, bringing together nearly 350 supporters, friends and Posse alumni to raise more than $300K. Read More

Boston Advisory Board

Annie Seibold Drapeau, Chair

Lynn S. Blake
T. Michael Brock
Sakeenah Chapman
Kenneth DiPietro
Churchill G. Franklin
Linda Tilton Gibson
Amy Hurwitz Gutschenritter
James S. Hoyte
Bobbi Kates-Garnick
Susan McSwain
Kidus Mezgebu
Paul T. Quistberg
Melissa M. Reilly
Catherine A. Saunders
Marcus L. Smith
William F. “Ted” Truscott
Geoff Tuff
Warren Valdmanis

Andrew Gallagher, Director

Boston Partner Colleges + Universities

Bryn Mawr College
Bucknell University
Centre College
Denison University
Hamilton College
Union College