Posse News Archive

Posse Miami News Archive

Fall 2013

Mount Holyoke Scholar Interns on Capitol Hill

Scarlett Montenegro, a senior at Mount Holyoke College, is preparing for a career in public interest law. This summer she interned for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, working full-time for Congressman Joe Garcia, the representative from the 26th District of Florida. Read More

Fall 2013

Posse Miami Celebrates Scholars’ Summer Achievements

Greenberg Traurig, an international law firm, hosted Scholars, Career Program partners and professional mentors for Posse Miami’s annual Internship Celebration in August. Read More

Fall 2013

Scholars, Mentors Strengthen Bonds at Summer Retreats

In August, four Posses from Miami traveled to Boca Raton, Florida, to participate in a rite of passage for Scholars—the summer retreat. After eight months of Pre-Collegiate Training, the summer retreat is the final bonding opportunity for Posses before they arrive on their respective college campuses. Read More

Summer 2013

Hamilton Scholar Prepares for International Career

“My experiences in Australia and D.C. have taught me that our world will become increasingly interconnected, and with that comes a demand for multilateral cooperation in many different industries,” says Amie. “With my interests in relief work, video advocacy, and education, I expect to continue developing skills that can adapt to the world as my career matures.” Read More

Summer 2013

PossePlus Retreats Encourage Dialogue on Class, Power & Privilege in America

During the spring semester, Posse Miami led five PossePlus Retreats (PPRs)—one for each of the site’s partner institutions—on the topic of class, power and privilege in America. Read More

Summer 2013

Posse Miami Honors Local Donors

In May, Posse Miami held its second annual Donor Appreciation Event, hosted by restaurant owner Patrick Gleber at the Oak Tavern. Read More

Spring 2013

Miami Welcomes 41 New Scholars

On January 3, Posse Miami welcomed 41 new Scholars to the Posse program. Read More

Spring 2013

Career Partners Mentor, Inspire Miami Scholars

Posse Miami hosted three winter Career Program events to accommodate its growing number of Scholars and the diversity of their interests. Read More

Spring 2013

Mt. Holyoke Scholar Launches Mentoring Program for Girls

As a junior at Mount Holyoke College, Michelle Espinosa is on a mission to take her campus and community by storm. Read More

Winter 2013

Posse Miami Honors Education Pioneer Ruth Greenfield

In October, Posse Miami held its third annual Power of 10 event, which recognizes the transformative power of a Posse of 10 Scholars and celebrates diversity, equity and leadership in higher education and the workforce. This year’s event acknowledged Posse supporters and honored Ruth W. Greenfield for her contributions to the Miami education system. 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