Posse News Archive

Posse Los Angeles News Archive

Fall 2017

Posse LA Partners with American Honda Foundation on STEM

​Posse Los Angeles and American Honda Foundation (AHF) have had a strong relationship since AHF’s first donation in 2010. In the past seven years, AHF has made four donations – the latest, for $50,000, was granted this past May– and has generously provided Posse Los Angeles with space to conduct the Dynamic Assessment Process (DAP). Read More

Summer 2017

Deloitte Impact Day Kicked Off Summer Career Events

Over 30 Posse Los Angeles Scholars and alumni attended Deloitte Impact Day, a national service event organized by the national Career Partner. The event was facilitated by local Deloitte professionals and focused on developing skills for success in higher education and the workforce, including networking and personal branding. Read More

Summer 2017

Alumna Becomes Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles

​As the daughter of two Salvadoran immigrants, Dickinson College Posse alumna Jamie Lopez was taught the fundamental principle of finding a purpose with which to live her life. Read More

Spring 2017

Posse Los Angeles Welcomes 90 New Scholars

​In January, Posse Los Angeles welcomed 90 new Scholars from the Greater Los Angeles area for the 2017 Awards Ceremony. Read More

Spring 2017

Dickinson Posse Alumnus, Graduate Fellow Pursues Public Policy

Andy Vargas, a Posse alumnus of Dickinson College, is taking new strides towards his professional goals as Staff Assistant for Senator Kamala Harris in her Washington D.C. office. Read More

Winter 2017

Golf Outing Raises $75K for Los Angeles Scholars

​In September, Posse Los Angeles held its fourth annual Golf Outing at the Calabasas Country Club. The event was presented by Avison Young and chaired by Posse advisory board member Jonathan Larsen. Read More

Winter 2017

Bucknell Scholar Provides Programming, Guidance for Incoming Freshman

​Bucknell University Posse Scholar Jonathan “Chief” Coleman is only a sophomore and he’s already strongly committed to ensuring that the campus is welcoming to all individuals. Read More

Winter 2017

Dickinson Scholar Studies Literature at Oxford

​Scholar Janel Pineda is studying at Oxford University in the United Kingdom through Dickinson College’s study abroad program. Read More

Fall 2016

​Bucknell, Grinnell Alumni Win Fulbrights

Two 2016 graduates, Manisha Chase and Jermaine Stewart-Webb, were awarded Fulbright Fellowships for graduate research and teaching, respectively. Read More

Fall 2016

​Deloitte, CBRE Prepare Scholars for Career Success

Deloitte and CBRE each hosted summer career events for Posse Los Angeles Scholars, providing valuable perspectives and advice about professionalism and personal branding. Read More

Los Angeles Advisory Board

James Wilcox, Chair

Eric Beckman
Lorenz Cisne
Jim Evans
Susan Goldsmith
Lee Hutter
Linda Jahnke
Jonathan Larsen
T’Shaka Lee
Russell P. Levine
Jamal Matthews
Joseph Mazza
Sandra Lee Montgomery
Ty Ondatje
Bill Pisani
Eric Schiffer
Greg Sinaiko
Rajneesh Vig
Jim Vincent

Tamara Y. Craver, Director

Los Angeles Partner Colleges + Universities

Bucknell University
Dickinson College
Grinnell College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Kalamazoo College
Middlebury College
Northwestern University
Pepperdine University
Syracuse University
Tulane University
University of California, Berkeley
University of Wisconsin-Madison