Posse

China

January 2, 2013

Three Students Receive Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad

posted in Academic News, Have Cur Non Impact, News and Features, Students, Top News

tagged with , , , , , , , , ,

By Michele Tallarita ’12 Three Lafayette students are recipients of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which will help fund their study-abroad experiences this spring.  Joel Vargas ’14 (Bronx, N.Y.) will travel to the Czech Republic, Nam Nguyen ’14 (Washington, D.C.) to China, and Edwin Liriano ’14 (Bronx, N.Y.) to Spain. Sponsored by the Bureau [...]

Lafayette College

June 11, 2008

Six Students Receive Fulbright Grants

posted in Academic News, Collaborative, High-Impact Learning, Committed Teachers and Scholars, News and Features, Students

tagged with , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lafayette has had 21 students receive the honor in the past nine years Deirdre Maher ’08, Stephanie Morillo ’08, Michael Zboray ’08, Danielle Horowitz ’08, Diana Galperin ’08 and Karen Bouldin ’08 have been awarded Fulbright Grants to study and teach at various locations around the globe. Lafayette has had 21 students receive Fulbright Grants [...]

Lafayette College

September 25, 2007

Posse Foundation Founder Deborah Bial Receives MacArthur Fellowship

posted in News and Features, Presidential News

tagged with , ,

She delivered the Commencement address and received an honorary degree in 2006 Deborah Bial, founder and president of the Posse Foundation, is one of 24 recipients of 2007 MacArthur Fellowships from The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Bial was the principal speaker at Lafayette’s 171st Commencement in 2006 and received an honorary Doctor [...]

Lafayette College

August 21, 2007

Alumni Become Pard-ners with Posse Scholars

posted in Alumni

tagged with ,

New program allows for personal involvement in the lives of current students Lafayette’s Posse program will receive additional support this year thanks to a new program called Posse Pard-ners. Alumni will have the opportunity to play a role in the education of individual students on campus. Posse Pard-ners comes as result of the involvement of [...]

Lafayette College

August 17, 2007

Flavia Carla Benedek ’09 and Ivan Dimitrov ’10 Explore Consequences of WWI

posted in Academic News, Collaborative, High-Impact Learning, Committed Teachers and Scholars, Faculty and Staff, Involved, Focused, and Active Students, News and Features, Students

tagged with , , , , ,

EXCEL students worked under the guidance of Joshua Sanborn, associate professor of history Two students are providing unique help to Joshua Sanborn, associate professor of history, for his latest book on World War I. Flavia Carla Benedek ’09 (Woodside, N.Y.) is providing research and translation of Romanian documents while Ivan Dimitrov ’10 (Pavlikeni, Bulgaria) is [...]

Lafayette College

August 15, 2007

Experiencing the Caribbean

posted in Collaborative, High-Impact Learning, Involved, Focused, and Active Students, News and Features, Student Profiles, Students

tagged with , , ,

Ashley Wilson ’08 writes about her semester studying in Trinidad and Tobago Ashley Wilson ’08 (New York, N.Y.) is a Posse Scholar and is majoring in psychology. She serves as a head resident and will be completing an honors thesis this fall under the guidance of Andrew Vinchur, associate professor and head of psychology. She [...]