Posse News Archive

Posse Atlanta News Archive

Spring 2013

Awards Ceremony Honors 61 New Scholars from Atlanta

Posse Atlanta welcomed 61 new Scholars at the Awards Ceremony in December hosted by The Coca-Cola Company and sponsored by Infor Global Solutions. Read More

Spring 2013

Winter Events Connect Scholars, Alumni to Professional Development Opportunities

In January, Posse Atlanta Scholars and alumni participated in three exciting career events: the Winter Career Conference, Deloitte’s “Lunch and Learn” and a “Job Shadow Day” at Georgia Radio Reading Service. Read More

Spring 2013

Atlanta Scholars Get Involved on Campus

College freshman and aspiring broadcaster Nariah Francis (Wooster Posse 5) is pursuing a degree in communications while also finding time to nurture her talent—singing. Sophomore Rashid Nelson (Boston University Posse 4) serves as the associate director for communication of Boston University’s student government and as the recreation assistant for BU Athletics. Read More

Winter 2013

Posse Atlanta Marks 5th Anniversary, Honors Blank Family Foundation President

In October, Posse Atlanta celebrated its fifth anniversary at the annual Power of 10 fundraiser held at the Capital City Club at Brookhaven. The event raised over $225,000 and honored The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation President Penelope McPhee for her leadership in supporting the opening and continued success of Posse Atlanta. Read More

Winter 2013

Brandeis Scholar Leads on Campus, Abroad

Malika Sar’a Imhotep (Sar’a) is a rising star at Brandeis University. A stellar student, she is equally dedicated to community building, whether on campus or abroad in Ghana where she interned this past summer. Read More

Winter 2013

Belk Hosts Posse Atlanta Fashion Show

In July, Posse Scholars hit the runway at The Posse Atlanta Fashion Show, modeling professional ensembles styled by Belk, a leading fashion retailer and Posse supporter. 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