Category: College & Graduate School News

Apply Online by January 31 for Summer Internships at The Mother Church!

“I cannot tell you how much it touches me to do this important work and to see a behind the scenes look at the church.” ~Summer 2018 Intern Applications are now being accepted for 21 summer 2019 internships in a variety of areas such as promotion and social media, digital marketing, product development, graphic design, video […]

Apply Online by January 29 for Summer Internships at The Mother Church!

From a 2017 Summer Intern: “I love how much I felt The Mother Church investing in me–both my skills as a worker and in my growth as a Christian Scientist” ~2017 Summer Intern Applications are now being accepted for 22 summer 2018 internships in a variety of areas such as publishing, web design, legislation, marketing, media, […]

What is the ripple effect of educating one person?

[Click here for PDF with full graphics and content] 2016 Message to our Friends  Greetings from The Albert Baker Fund! As we look back over the many wonderful individuals we’ve funded in the last year, we can’t help but think of the powerful ripple effect that educating one person can make in the life of […]

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The ABF Career Alliance is coming to Chicagoland on November 12!

Join us for an afternoon and evening of career connections and inspiration for the entire Christian Science family, including those friendly to Christian Science. Whether you are finding, growing, or changing your career — or are ready to share your career experiences to bless others — this event promises to career-altering, fun, and deeply rewarding. […]

Announcing ABF Career Alliance 2016 Update!

Whether you are a recent graduate, job seeker, career changer, or career ally, here’s some of what you’ll find in our updated ABF Career Alliance website and portal: …More ways to connect job seekers and career allies–from informational interviews to professional networking and career mentoring …Fully-engaged career allies waiting to connect to students, recent graduates, job seekers, career changers and […]

Get Ready for the 2016 College Summit in Boston, August 12-14!

It’s around the corner and only happens every other year so you don’t want to miss it! Come to Boston for a weekend of inspiration and transformation at the 2016 College Summit at The Mother Church, on Friday, August 12, through Sunday, August 14. The metaphysical theme is: “…blessed is that man who seeth his brother’s need and supplieth it, […]

19 Summer Internships Available at TMC, Apply by February 9

TMC Youth is now accepting applications for 21 summer internships available in many exciting career areas: publishing, finance, legislation, marketing, media, international planning, archival research, and more.  The internships begin May 21 and run through August 10.

5 Tips for Applying for College Funding in North America

There’s still time to apply for funding for Fall 2015! If you’ve been hesitating, here’s some encouragement from Jen Day, our handy dandy Director of Administration. She’s the one who answers when you call for help! 1. Read the Instructions I know you’re scrunching your nose. I’m not a fan of reading a pile of words […]

Survey: More freshmen than ever say they are going to college to get better jobs, make more money

The current economic situation in the United States has a major influence on first-year students’ decisions about which college to attend and is reflected in their reasons for pursuing higher education, according to the CIRP Freshman Survey, UCLA’s annual survey of the nation’s entering students at four-year colleges and universities. The survey is administered nationally, since 1966, by […]

Who Do We Help?

Ongoing support for college and graduate students U.S. and Canada College and Vocational Education Trisha McGinnis B.A. in Education/Mass Communication Principia College, Elsah, IL, 2013 “The support I’ve received from The Albert Baker Fund throughout my college experience has been an immense blessing. Through seeing my own and others’ needs met through the generosity of […]