Posse News Archive

Posse Los Angeles News Archive

Fall 2013

Dickinson Scholar Heats Up Iceland with Lava Research

Dickinson College Scholar Elizabeth “Liz” Plascencia is studying earth science, environmental geology and physics. Read More

Fall 2013

Career Partners, Posse Interns Celebrate Successful Summer

Over 100 guests gathered in August for the annual Internship Celebration hosted by Paramount Pictures. Read More

Summer 2013

First Tulane Posse Graduates

Tulane University’s inaugural Posse graduated in May 2013, paving the way for the continued success of the Posse program on the New Orleans campus. Read More

Summer 2013

Bucknellian Advances Multiculturalism Within Greek System

Alex Sandoval, a member of Bucknell University’s second Civic Engagement Posse, is a catalyst for positive change. A rising junior at the university in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, he has taken on a campus leadership role with the Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC) to facilitate cross-cultural communication on campus. Read More

Summer 2013

Google Hosts Scholars

In April, Google, a Posse Career Program partner, hosted 15 Pre-Collegiate Training Scholars at their office in Venice, California. Scholars spent the day learning from Google staff about personal branding and professional networking. Read More

Summer 2013

Scholars, Alumni Join Forces for Community Service

In May, 30 Posse alumni and Scholars in Pre-Collegiate Training (PCT) participated in a full day of service at Griffin Avenue Elementary School in northeast Los Angeles. Read More

Spring 2013

Los Angeles Welcomes New Scholars

On January 4, Posse Los Angeles held its 11th annual Awards Ceremony to induct its 90 newest Scholars. Read More

Spring 2013

Scholar Selected for Competitive Research Apprentice Program

Tia Weinberg (UC Berkeley Posse 3) is one step closer to adding “M.D.” to her name. Read More

Spring 2013

Scholars Explore Professional Interests, Future Careers

Randstad, a leading agency that provides professional recruiting and staffing solutions for companies nationwide and internationally, led an “Explore Work” presentation for more than 45 Posse Los Angeles Scholars this winter. Read More

Spring 2013

Holiday Reception Honors Longstanding Supporters

On December 13, 2012, Posse Los Angeles hosted a holiday reception at the exclusive Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles. 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