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Lillian Wells

Lillian is passionate about women's equality and the arts. Throughout her time in high school, she competed and performed in a touring musical theatre group and volunteered for many community-building drives and events. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, painting, and swimming. She is an advocate of providing education to the underprivileged and combatting social injustice. During this year and in the years to come, she hopes to facilitate positive growth and peace through art.


A long awaited update on my life in Senegal

November 15, 2013

There is no real way to even come close to describing every facet of my experience in Senegal thus far, so I will just say that I’ve never felt more alive than I have felt in these last couple months. Since my arrival in Dakar many weeks ago, I have experienced the highest of highs and...

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Free to Fall

July 12, 2013

The first time I got into any kind of “real” trouble was in my third grade class. Perhaps it was the sun shining through the windows or the fact that she was teaching times tables that I had already memorized, but either way, my restless nine-year-old self deemed the classroom too confining, the lesson irritatingly effortless, and...

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