Posse News Archive

Posse Boston News Archive

Spring 2014

60 Boston Area High School Seniors Become Posse Scholars

​On January 9, 2014, Posse Boston welcomed 60 new Scholars from the Greater Boston area during the annual Awards Ceremony, sponsored by Putnam Investments for the seventh consecutive year. Read More

Spring 2014

Posse Boston Welcomes New Director Andrew Gallagher

​After an extensive search, The Posse Foundation welcomes Andrew Gallagher as the new director of Posse Boston. Read More

Spring 2014

Denison Scholar Builds Community as Student Body President

​Political science major Ana Morales’ successful campaign to become president of the Denison University Campus Governance Association, the highest campus leadership position, came as no surprise to those who know her. Motivated by her desire to help all Denison students be heard on campus, Ana was elected with 65 percent of the vote. Read More

Spring 2014

Putnam Execs Spearhead Robust Posse Partnership

​The strength of the partnership between Putnam Investments and Posse Boston is thanks to the many Putnam employees who help with Posse events, participate in Career Program panels, and hire Scholars and alumni for internships and full-time positions. Read More

Winter 2014

Power of 10 Raises Over $200K, Honors Mayor Menino

On October 15, 2013, Posse Boston’s fifth annual Power of 10 event raised more than $200,000 and featured a special tribute to Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino. Read More

Winter 2014

Accomplished Alumni Welcome 2013 Scholar Graduates

At Posse Boston’s annual Power of 10 event in October 2013, alumni Beza Ayalew, Sharhea Wade, Alwyn McLeod and Ronald Germán welcomed the 2013 graduates to the alumni community. Their professional accomplishments demonstrate the ways in which alumni are making an impact on the community and the depth of experience in the Posse Alumni Network. Read More

Winter 2014

Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation Awards Multi-Year Grant to Posse Boston

In October 2013, the Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, announced a $300,000 three-year award to Posse Boston—the third such grant Posse has earned from the foundation since 2007. Read More

Fall 2013

First-Year Scholars Arrive on Six Campuses

This fall, Posse Boston’s 2013 Scholars arrived on the campuses of Bryn Mawr College, Bucknell University, Centre College, Denison University, Hamilton College and Union College. Read More

Fall 2013

State Street Partnership Thrives

Over the years, State Street Corporation has provided vital, comprehensive support to Posse Boston. Read More

Fall 2013

Boston Scholars Excel in Internship Positions

This year, nearly 100 Scholars secured summer internships through the Posse Boston Career Program. 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
Bill Rutledge
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