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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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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J Rêve STEAM

"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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