News + Press

Spring 2017

Posse Alumnus Studies Plant Science at Stanford

​Dirk Spencer thought he disliked plant science, until his freshman year at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), when a botany professor at the university showed him a video of a plant responding to physical damage. Read More

Winter 2017

Posse Alumna Named President of Ithaca College

​Dr. Shirley Collado has been named the next president of Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. A member of the inaugural Posse that matriculated at Vanderbilt University in 1989, Shirley is the first Posse alumna to become president of an institution of higher education. Read More

Fall 2016

Four 2016 Grads Speak At Commencement

​In a testament to their academic excellence and leadership on campus, four Posse Scholars were selected to address their fellow graduates during 2016 commencement ceremonies at their respective colleges and universities. Read More

Upcoming Events

Oct

26

Posse New York Power of 10

Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:30pm–8:30pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
126 Crosby Street
(betw. E Houston and Prince Streets)
New York, NY 10012