Past Projects

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2017 Wells International Foundation Internship

WIF expanded its internship program in 2017, accepting three undergraduate students to work on various projects over a 6- to 8-week period! For the second straight year, we accepted a Stanford University student as an intern. Tatiana Balabanis is a psychology major...

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People and Pajamas

In June 2017, founder and CEO Monique Y. Wells traveled from Paris, France to her hometown of Houston, Texas to kick off a multi-faceted initiative that promotes literacy for African-American children in grades K-3. The first event - People and Pajamas - took place on...

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LCC Workshop

November 10, 2017 Paris, France As part of WIF’s Strategic Focus Area on Women’s Empowerment, we are offering our signature live event on leadership in Paris, France. The LCC Workshop is about leadership, communication, and creativity. It is for you if you are a woman...

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Global Educator Program – Paris

The Global Educator Program, organized for the Beauford Delaney: Resonance of Form and Vibration of Color exhibition in partnership with J Rêve International, was conceived around the concept of STEAM.  Beauford Delaney’s art and life were the focal point around which...

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"WIF is proud to have collaborated with J Rêve International on the J Rêve STEAM+ Advocacy & Engagement program that took place on 28-30 July 2017. The goal of the program was to increase awareness of arts integration into STEM and other subjects to better prepare...

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2016 Wells International Foundation Internship

As a direct result of the Beauford Delaney exhibition in Paris, the Wells International Foundation welcomed its first university student intern over the summer of 2016. Sojourner Ahébée is a 2016 BOSP Continuation International Fellow for the Haas Center for Public...

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