Posse News Archive

Posse Miami News Archive

Winter 2015

Mount Holyoke Scholar Seeks Out Cross-Cultural Experiences

​Arielle Derival, a second-year student at Mount Holyoke College, is majoring in Africana studies and Spanish and pursuing a minor in law, public policy, and human rights. Read More

Fall 2014

Hamilton Scholar Wins Grant to Study Cuban Culture in U.S.

​Hamilton College Scholar Gabriella “Gaby” Pico, a junior, received the Kirkland Scholars Award for her “commitment to the needs and interests of women” after being nominated by her professors. Read More

Fall 2014

Royal Caribbean Hosts Internship Celebration for Scholars

​The annual Internship Celebration honored Posse Career Program partners’ contributions to the professional development of Posse Scholars who held summer internships. Read More

Summer 2014

Miami Alumna to Attend Carnegie Mellon

Among the first college graduates from Posse Miami, Viviana Mauri received her bachelor’s degree in sociology from Mount Holyoke College. This fall, she will matriculate at Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College to begin a master’s program in entertainment industry management. Read More

Summer 2014

Mount Holyoke Scholar Starts Trauma Research

​A junior psychology major at Mount Holyoke College, Scholar Kala Jones is positioning herself on the Ph.D. track. Read More

Spring 2014

Posse Scholarships Awarded to 41 Miami High School Seniors

​In January, 41 new Scholars joined Posse Miami from the Miami-Dade County Public School system during the Awards Ceremony, receiving $7 million in full-tuition college scholarships from Franklin & Marshall College, Hamilton College, Mt. Holyoke College and Syracuse University. Read More

Spring 2014

Syracuse Scholar Joins University Ambulance Program

A health and exercise science major, sophomore Carolina Sanchez is pursuing a career focused on improving people's lives as a participant in Syracuse University's ambulance program. Read More

Winter 2014

Posse Honors Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho

Posse Miami’s fourth annual Power of 10 fundraiser was held in October 2013 at the stunning New World Center to celebrate the accomplishments of Posse Scholars and alumni. The event raised more than $90,000 and honored Alberto M. Carvalho, the superintendent of Miami‐Dade County Public Schools. Read More

Winter 2014

Franklin & Marshall STEM Scholar Reaches Out to Community

Eduardo Alsina, a sophomore at Franklin & Marshall College, is taking his passion for science into the community of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. A neuroscience major and member of the college’s first STEM Posse, he assists local elementary school teachers to enrich their science curriculum through experimentation and demonstration. Read More

Winter 2014

Miami Scholars Explore Career Paths

With assistance from the Posse Career Program, Scholars across the country are in the midst of researching and applying for summer internship opportunities. Read More

Miami Advisory Board

Peter E. Blacker, Chair

Jean M. Bell
David K. Black
Ana Cesar
Enrique A. Conde
Eleni Pryles Kalisch
David Lester
LeeAnn Lester
Manual Machado
Joseph Mamounas
Jessica Moulite
Michael E. Peacock
Vic Pynn
Lisa Sanders
Jean-Pierre Trouillot
Sean Wolfington

Nadine Dalrymple, Director

Miami Partner Colleges + Universities

Davidson College
Franklin & Marshall College
Hamilton College
Mount Holyoke College
Pomona College
Syracuse University