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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...read more
On June 20, 2017, the Children’s Museum of Houston hosted a session for parents to bring their kids to talk with me about veterinary medicine as a career. This was followed by a story time session where I read to little ones and their parents about the different...read more
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...read more
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...read more
"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...read more
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...read more
The Beauford Delaney: Resonance of Form and Vibration of Color exhibition, held at Reid Hall, Columbia Global Centers | Paris in the renowned artist’s quarter of Montparnasse in Paris, France, was WIF’s inaugural event. On display between February 4 and March 15,...read more