Posse News Archive

Posse Los Angeles News Archive

Spring 2015

New Scholars Draw Career Inspiration from Posse Alumni

Posse Los Angeles Scholars read and reflected on the profiles of accomplished Posse alumni who are leaders in business, education, medicine, the arts, consulting, advertising, entrepreneurship and social justice. Read More

Winter 2015

Berkeley Scholar’s Mobile App Wins “Most Innovative Design”

​Edwan Hernandez, a sophomore Posse Scholar majoring in computer science at the University of California, Berkeley, and his team of programmers were recognized for their phone app that synchronizes a time-stamp feature to classroom notes taken during video lectures. Read More

Winter 2015

CBS Television Studios Partnership Offers Scholars Career Opportunities

Since 2012, CBS Television Studios has partnered with The Posse Foundation to create a summer internship program exclusively for Posse Scholars. Read More

Winter 2015

Disney Studios Hosts Career Panel for Scholars, Alumni

​In January, The Walt Disney Studios opened its doors to Posse Scholars and alumni interested in fields such as accounting, human resources, law and animation. Read More

Fall 2014

Posse Los Angeles Recruits Inaugural STEM Posse

This fall, in partnership with Middlebury College in Vermont, Posse Los Angeles will select its first Scholars for the Posse STEM Program, a specialized initiative for students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Read More

Fall 2014

College Graduates Celebrated at Alumni Induction Ceremony

​Posse Los Angeles honored its 2014 graduates on July 9 at Alumni Induction, which was attended by nearly 60 alumni and emphasized the importance of staying connected with the growing Posse alumni network. Read More

Fall 2014

Pre-Collegiate Scholars Engage in Community Service Projects

This past summer Posse Scholars in Pre-Collegiate Training participated in several service learning projects throughout Los Angeles to learn about community needs and see first-hand how different organizations work to address them. Read More

Summer 2014

Alumni Accepted to Top Universities for Advanced Degree Programs

This spring, seven partner institutions graduated Posse Scholars who now join the Posse Alumni Network of more than 2,600. Many Los Angeles alumni are enrolled in rigorous, competitive post-graduate degree programs across the country. Read More

Summer 2014

Scholar Combines Engineering, Business for a Career in Fashion

​Dajah Massey, a Scholar at Bucknell University, was selected to be on the spring 2014 cover of Be Fashion, Bucknell’s student-run fashion magazine. Read More

Summer 2014

Bingham McCutchen Hosts Annual Internship Kickoff

Posse Los Angeles hosted its annual Internship Kickoff event at Bingham McCutchen’s Los Angeles office. Read More

Los Angeles Advisory Board

James Wilcox, Chair

Eric Beckman
Lorenz Cisne
Jim Evans
Susan Goldsmith
Lee Hutter
Linda Jahnke
Jonathan Larsen
T’Shaka Lee
Russell P. Levine
Jamal Matthews
Joseph Mazza
Sandra Lee Montgomery
Ty Ondatje
Bill Pisani
Eric Schiffer
Greg Sinaiko
Rajneesh Vig
Jim Vincent

Tamara Y. Craver, Director

Los Angeles Partner Colleges + Universities

Bucknell University
Dickinson College
Grinnell College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Kalamazoo College
Middlebury College
Northwestern University
Pepperdine University
Syracuse University
Tulane University
University of California, Berkeley
University of Wisconsin-Madison