Posse News Archive

Posse Boston News Archive

Fall 2013

Federal Judge Inspires Scholars at Career Program Event

At a Career Program event this summer, the Honorable Patti B. Saris, chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, spoke to Posse Boston Scholars and alumni about her career and the law. Read More

Fall 2013

Three New Members Join Boston Advisory Board

Posse Boston is thrilled to announce the addition of three members to its advisory board: Edward G. Smith, Oris Stuart and Dudney Sylla. Read More

Summer 2013

Posse Boston Celebrates Graduating Scholars

“We are very proud of this class of Scholars,” says Posse Boston Director Lamont Gordon. “They worked hard, supported each other, took full advantage of opportunities and achieved tremendous success.” Read More

Summer 2013

Fidelity Continues Comprehensive Support of Posse

The successful partnership between Fidelity Investments and Posse Boston began in 2009 through the Career Program. Since then, Fidelity has developed a comprehensive relationship with Posse, providing generous funding, company volunteers, and professional development and mentorship for Scholars. Read More

Summer 2013

Denison Scholars Thrive on Campus

Posse Boston and Denison University in Granville, Ohio, are entering their ninth year of partnership. Denison Scholars are thriving on campus, making an impact on the university community, and preparing to take their leadership skills into the workforce and beyond. Read More

Summer 2013

Posse Alumnus, CFO Brings Sustainable Business to Haiti

As the chief financial officer of Industrial Revolution II (IRII), an innovative high-end apparel manufacturing company, Bowdoin Posse alumnus Lenz Balan is helping to bolster the economy and community in Haiti. Read More

Summer 2013

Union Scholars Inducted into Leadership Honor Society

In February, Posse Boston Scholars Kendall Allen, Grace Delgado, Maria Dreeszen and Alvaro Peters were inducted into Union College’s Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society and one of Union’s highest collegiate honors. Read More

Spring 2013

Career Program Partner and Awards Ceremony Sponsor Putnam Investments Committed to Scholars’ Success

Putnam Investments has continually demonstrated a strong and generous commitment to developing young leaders in the Boston area. Read More

Spring 2013

Posse Boston Featured on Evening News

Posse Boston was featured on WBZ, the local CBS affiliate, on May 2, 2013. Read More

Spring 2013

Posse Boston Welcomes Class of 2013

On January 3, 2013, Posse Boston and its six university partners celebrated the newest class of Posse Scholars at the annual Awards Ceremony. 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