Posse News Archive

Posse New York News Archive

Spring 2015

Posse New York Welcomes 133 Extraordinary New Scholars

​Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater in New York City lent its famous stage for the 2015 Posse New York Awards Ceremony where more than 130 new Scholars celebrated winning Posse Scholarships worth more than $23 million. Read More

Spring 2015

Brandeis STEM Scholar Studies Medicine in Denmark

​Rabab Ayoub, an adventurous third-year Brandeis University STEM Posse Scholar majoring in biology, is studying abroad at the Danish Institute of Study Abroad Medical Practice and Policy Program in Copenhagen, Denmark Read More

Spring 2015

Broadreach COO, Brandeis Alum to Expand Business Abroad

​Broadreach Group Chief Operating Officer Engy Lamour, a Brandeis University Posse alumnus, is relocating to London to expand the business of the global recruitment firm that serves the alternative investment industry. Read More

Winter 2015

Trinity Alumna Pays It Forward on Advisory Board

Trinity College Posse alumna Nicole Tsesmelis, a global contributions specialist for Colgate-Palmolive, is a member of the Posse National Alumni Advisory Council and serves on the Posse New York Advisory Board. Read More

Winter 2015

Vanderbilt Alumna Makes Strides in Public Health

​Vanderbilt University Posse alumna Elizabeth Linton is a clinical research coordinator in the department of emergency medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. She is also pursuing a master’s of public health at Columbia University. Read More

Fall 2014

Babson Alumna Develops Organic Personal Care Line

Renee Edwards graduated magna cum laude from Babson College with a degree in business management and a concentration in environmental sustainability, both of which she’s utilizing to develop Never Underestimate Simple, a line of non-toxic organic personal care products. Read More

Fall 2014

Fox Rothschild Attorney Joins New York Advisory Board

​Fox Rothschild Associate James C. Clark, a DePauw University Posse alumnus, has a law degree from Georgetown University and 10 years of experience as a litigator. Read More

Summer 2014

Middlebury Scholar Wins Truman Scholarship

Rana Abdelhamid, a rising senior at Middlebury College majoring in international politics and economics, was awarded a scholarship from the renowned Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation. Read More

Summer 2014

Michael C. Fina Executive Supports Posse

​Guy Wisinski, the director of business development for luxury jeweler Michael C. Fina, is a spirited champion of Posse’s mission to change the face of leadership in this country. Read More

Spring 2014

Full-Tuition College Scholarships Awarded to 122 New York Students

​During two evening Awards Ceremonies in January, Posse New York’s 13 partner colleges and universities awarded 122 Scholars with four-year, full-tuition scholarships worth nearly $21 million. Read More

New York Advisory Board

Steve Gallucci, Chair

Iyan Adewuya
James C. Clark
Paul DeNoon
Gerry Dixon
Chris Heffernan
Monique L. Nelson
Jiselle Peralta
Kadia Tubman
Maggie Quinn Walker
Guy T. Wisinski

Shreya Malena-Sannon, Director

New York Partner Colleges + Universities

Babson College
Brandeis University
DePauw University
Dickinson College
Franklin & Marshall College
Lafayette College
Lawrence University
Middlebury College
Smith College
Trinity College
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Vanderbilt University
Wheaton College