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 Service at Stanford University. She served as WIF’s intern from July 11-September 10, 2016, engaging in research, critical and creative writing, filmmaking, and performing (spoken word). Read about her experience here.

Sojourner’s internship brought together two of our Strategic Focus Areas:

The Arts

Travel / Study Abroad

To learn more about them, click on the links above.

Sojourner contributed several ideas for content and activities for a private Facebook group that college students can join to explore the cultural impact of the African Diaspora in Paris. To learn more, click here.