Posse News Archive

Posse National News Archive

Fall 2014

Enrollment AVP Brings Diverse Perspectives to Bucknell

​For more than 30 years Mark D. Davies has played an instrumental role in shaping the student body of Bucknell University, a tri-city Posse partner institution. Read More

Fall 2014

Telemundo EVP Advances Multiculturalism

As executive vice president of digital media and emerging business for NBCUniversal’s Telemundo Media, Peter E. Blacker has blazed a trail in multicultural media. Read More

Summer 2014

Scholar Contributes to Cancer Research

​Keven Stonewall, a sophomore biology major at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, already has a major scientific discovery under his belt. Read More

Summer 2014

More than 400 Scholars Graduate from Top Schools

​This spring, more than 400 Posse Scholars earned their diplomas from Posse partner colleges and universities nationwide. Read More

Summer 2014

International Flavors & Fragrances General Counsel Champions Diversity

As general counsel for International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), a leading global creator of flavors and fragrances for consumer products, Anne Chwat credits much of her success to the strong, diverse teams she has built throughout a career that has spanned many industries Read More

Summer 2014

Miami U. Prof., Posse Alum Studies Success of Latino Students

​Vanderbilt University Posse alumnus Dr. David Pérez II is an assistant professor in the department of educational leadership at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Read More

Summer 2014

VP for Enrollment Cultivates Posse Community

​As vice president for enrollment, the dean of admission, and Posse liaison at Mount Holyoke College, Diane Anci strives to serve the college’s mission to enroll intellectually curious, diverse leaders who will graduate as thoughtful, engaged citizens of the world. Read More

Summer 2014

Scholars, Alumni Win Prestigious Fellowships

This year, Posse Scholars and alumni won at least 50 highly coveted fellowships for independent study, graduate-level research, international service and teaching assistantships. Read More

Summer 2014

Alum Convene for National Leadership Conference

​In August, close to 200 alumni attended the National Posse Alumni Leadership Conference in New York City. Sayu Bhojwani, the president and founder of The New American Leaders Project (NALP), delivered the keynote address at the annual networking event sponsored by Deloitte, Goodwin Proctor and The New York Times. Read More

Summer 2014

Campus Liaisons Attend Annual Posse Conference

In June, The Posse Foundation welcomed representatives from its college and university partners to the annual Liaison Conference in New York City. Read More

National Board of Directors

Brad Singer, Chair
Deborah Bial, President and Founder
Philip M. Pead, Secretary
Susie Scher, Treasurer

Michael Ainslie, Chair Emeritus
Jeffrey Ubben, Chair Emeritus

Jeff Abbott
Michael Beckwith
Robbie Oxnard Bent
Alan Berro
Peter E. Blacker
Alastair Borthwick
Donella P. Brockington
Alberto M. Carvalho
Anne Chwat
Scott Cowen
Hon. David N. Dinkins
Annie Seibold Drapeau
Henry Ellenbogen
Richard D. Fain
Harold Ford, Jr.
Steve Gallucci
Michele Ganeless
Jonathan Glickman
Kelly Granat
James S. Hoyte
Barbara Janulis
Michael Kluger
Steven M. Lefkowitz
Chris Lord
Elizabeth P. Myers
Diane B. Patrick, Esq.
Charles Phillips
Dan Pickering
William A. Plapinger
Jeffrey Raich
Juan Rajlin
Glen T. Senk
Eugene B. Shanks, Jr.
Jonathan W. Thayer
David A. Thomas
Adam Townsend
Mitch Truwit
Timothy H. Ubben
Daniel Weiss
James Wilcox

Partner Colleges + Universities

Agnes Scott College
Babson College
Bard College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Bryn Mawr College
Bucknell University
Carleton College
Case Western Reserve University
Centre College
Colby College
The College of Wooster
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Davidson College
Denison University
DePauw University
Dickinson College
Franklin & Marshall College
The George Washington University
Grinnell College
Hamilton College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Illinois Wesleyan University
Kalamazoo College
Lafayette College
Lawrence University
Lehigh University
Middlebury College
Mount Holyoke College
Northwestern University
Oberlin College
Pepperdine University
Pomona College
Sewanee: The University of the South
Smith College
St. Olaf College
Syracuse University
Texas A&M University
Trinity College
Tulane University
Union College
University of California, Berkeley
University of Michigan
University of Notre Dame
University of Puget Sound
University of Rochester
The University of Texas at Austin
University of Virginia
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College
Wellesley College
Wesleyan University
Wheaton College