Posse News Archive

Posse New Orleans News Archive

Fall 2016

​Entergy Prepares New Orleans Scholars for Success

Since 2011, Entergy, a Fortune 500 company, has provided financial support and volunteers, hired Scholars for internships, and sponsored events. Read More

Spring 2016

Illinois Wes. Signs On, BU Doubles Partnership

​Illinois Wesleyan University will recruit its first Posse from New Orleans this fall, and Boston University, already recruiting from Atlanta, will select its first Posse from the Bay Area. Read More

Spring 2016

New Orleans Students Win $3.9 Million in College Scholarships

​Twenty-one new Scholars joined the Posse New Orleans family, earning four-year, full-tuition scholarships from Tulane University and the University of Notre Dame. Read More

Spring 2016

Tulane Senior Prepares for Medical School

​This spring Tulane University senior and aspiring doctor Melissa Huynh is gaining valuable clinical experience as a medical assistant for Internal Medicine Specialists, a private practice in Uptown New Orleans. Read More

Spring 2016

Support Posse on May 3 for GiveNOLA Day

To support Posse on May 3, visit ​​GiveNOLA.org​, search for The Posse Foundation, and make a donation. Read More

Fall 2015

GW & Notre Dame Partner with Posse

This fall, The George Washington University is recruiting its first Posse from Atlanta, and the University of Notre Dame is selecting its first Posse from New Orleans. Read More

Fall 2015

Bard Scholar Advocates for Environment

​Troy Robertson, a senior at Bard College, spent his summer helping to advocate for environmental change on the Louisiana Gulf Coast. Read More

Fall 2015

Scholars, Alum Prepare for Career Success

​This summer, Posse Scholars and alumni participated in a series of workshops to help build job-seeking skills, reflect on their career aspirations, and network with professionals from a wide range of career backgrounds. Read More

Summer 2015

Scholars Win Gilman International Scholarships

Three Scholars made Posse history as the first from Posse New Orleans to win prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad. Read More

Summer 2015

Entergy Highlights Partnership with Posse New Orleans

​Longtime supporter and Posse Career Program partner Entergy Corporation, a Fortune 500 integrated energy company, highlighted Posse New Orleans in its 2014 annual report. Read More

New Orleans Advisory Board

Scott Cowen, Chair

Anne Baños
Kim M. Boyle
Emily Cardinas
Ludovico Feoli, Ph.D.
Stephanie Feoli
Jill Glazer
Jeffrey Goldring
William H. Hines
Angel King Johnson
Nic Perkin
Michael O. Read
Hugh C. Riddleberger
Rick Rizzo
Don Vinci

Monica Sylvain, Director

New Orleans Partner Colleges + Universities

Bard College
Case Western University
Grinnell College
Illinois Wesleyan University
Tulane University
University of Notre Dame