Posse News Archive

Posse Houston News Archive

Summer 2017

Houston Celebrates First Graduating Posses

​This summer, Posse Houston celebrated its first graduating cohorts of Scholars. Posses from Bryn Mawr College, Texas A&M University and The University of Texas at Austin join the greater Posse Alumni Network of more than 4,000. Read More

Summer 2017

UVA Scholar Wins Humanity in Action & Ubben Fellowships

​Zaakir Tameez, a third-year at the University of Virginia studying economics and politics and social thought, recently earned two prestigious academic fellowships. Read More

Summer 2017

Houston’s Deloitte Impact Day Prepares Scholars with Business Dynamics

​Every year, Deloitte celebrates their commitment to local communities during Deloitte Impact Day, a day dedicated to volunteering. Read More

Spring 2017

Carleton Scholar Sets Sights on Ph.D. with Summer Fellowships

Congratulations are in order for Jamonte Strawder, who was awarded the McNair Fellowship in December and a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship in March. Read More

Spring 2017

Industry Partners Prepare Scholars for Workforce

​It is gearing up to be an exciting summer of professional development for Scholars thanks to Posse Houston’s esteemed Career Program partners. Read More

Spring 2017

Posse Houston Celebrates First Annual Sporting Clays

​In March, Posse Houston held its first annual Sporting Clays Tournament at the Greater Houston Gun Club, raising over $80,000 to support Houston Scholars. Read More

Winter 2017

Texas A&M Scholar Looks to Expand on Record of Success

​Even before arriving on Texas A&M University’s campus as a freshman last year, Milton G. had an impressive resume. Read More

Winter 2017

Houston Celebrates Power of 10, Raises More Than $330K

​In October 2016, Posse Houston held its fourth Power of 10 fundraiser, raising more than $300,000 to support Posse Scholars. Read More

Winter 2017

Posse Houston Welcomes Wellesley College, Concludes 2016 DAP Season

​In the fall of 2016, Posse Houston began recruiting for its newest partner, Wellesley College. Read More

Fall 2016

​TAMU Scholar Wins Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Niyonsaba Magnifique was awarded a scholarship from Texas A&M University’s Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship to help establish an educational nonprofit in Burundi and Rwanda. Read More

Houston Advisory Board

Dan Pickering, Chair

Erin Asprec
James P. Baker
Luciano Batista
Andrea Gomez
James P. Loucks
Javier Loya
Scott McClelland
Brooks McGee
Patti Wilkie Proietti
Carol M. Wood
Steve Wyatt
Forrest E. Wylie

Kamari J. Brewer, Director

Houston Partner Colleges + Universities

Bryn Mawr College
Carleton College
Colby College
Texas A&M University
The University of Texas at Austin
University of Virginia
Wellesley College