Posse News Archive

Posse Alumni News Archive

Summer 2014

Miami U. Prof., Posse Alum Studies Success of Latino Students

​Vanderbilt University Posse alumnus Dr. David Pérez II is an assistant professor in the department of educational leadership at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Read More

Summer 2014

Alum Convene for National Leadership Conference

​In August, close to 200 alumni attended the National Posse Alumni Leadership Conference in New York City. Sayu Bhojwani, the president and founder of The New American Leaders Project (NALP), delivered the keynote address at the annual networking event sponsored by Deloitte, Goodwin Proctor and The New York Times. Read More

Summer 2014

Miami Alumna to Attend Carnegie Mellon

Among the first college graduates from Posse Miami, Viviana Mauri received her bachelor’s degree in sociology from Mount Holyoke College. This fall, she will matriculate at Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College to begin a master’s program in entertainment industry management. Read More

Spring 2014

Posse Celebrates 25 Years of Success

This year, The Posse Foundation celebrates 25 years of successfully connecting talented public high school students to top-tier colleges and universities around the country. Posse Scholars lead on campus, persist and graduate at exceptionally high rates, and steadily climb the ranks in their chosen careers after graduation. Read More

Spring 2014

Denison Alum Wins Prestigious CDC Fellowship

Beza Ayalew, previously a McNair Scholar and a Fulbright Scholarship recipient, is now an APTR public health practice and policy fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Read More

Spring 2014

UCLA Alumnus Lands Prestigious White House Internship

Posse alumnus Erick Quintero’s initiative and determination have landed him in Washington, D.C. as a White House intern in the office of communication. Read More

Winter 2014

Grinnell Alum Wins Emmy with Nickelodeon Team

​Kyle Espinosa can still remember the smell of Fourth of July fireworks that permeated the air when he arrived in the United States from the Philippines at the age of 15. A mere seven years later, he is a Posse alumnus, a Grinnell College graduate and an Emmy Award winner. Read More

Winter 2014

Denison Alumnus Earns M.B.A., Joins Kraft Foods

Andy Nguyen, a Denison University alumnus, recently accepted an associate brand manager position at Kraft Foods following the completion of his M.B.A. at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. Read More

Fall 2013

180 Alumni Attend Posse Leadership Conference

In August, 180 Posse alumni attended the fifth annual National Posse Alumni Leadership Conference in New York City. The day-long conference included a presentation by Posse President and Founder Deborah Bial, a keynote address by Demos Distinguished Fellow and author Bob Herbert, as well as presentations by more than 30 guest speakers. Read More

Fall 2013

Bucknell Alumna Wins Ainslie Achievement Award

Nadia Marie Sasso, a graduate of Bucknell University, is the 2013 recipient of the Ainslie Alumni Achievement Award. During the annual National Posse Alumni Leadership Conference held in New York City this past August, Nadia was honored for her commitment to social responsibility and her ability to inspire others. Read More

Posse National Alumni Advisory Council

ATLANTA
Alexis Roe
Victoria Wilson

BAY AREA
Dotun Odewale

BOSTON
Sakeenah Chapman
Kidus Mezgebu

CHICAGO
Laura Garciduenas
Richie Marrero

D.C.
Odinakachi Anyanwu
Sarah Martinez Roth

HOUSTON
Andrea Gomez

LOS ANGELES
Lorenz Cisne
Jamal Matthews

MIAMI
Ana Cesar
Jessica Moulite

NEW ORLEANS
Emily Cardinas

NEW YORK
Jiselle Peralta
Kadia Tubman

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