Category: College

Principia’s Power-Packed Career Conference Open to ABF Students and Alums

Did you know that current ABF students or recent grads have the special opportunity to attend Principia College’s 2013 Career Conference taking place on campus January 14-17, 2013? Principia has put together a power-packed 4-day intensive that will give our students all the tools they will need to be successful in their job search! Set the tone for […]

Bringing the College Summit Back to School

Back at school: The Summit continues! by Ana Liuzzi* As I ran along a waterfront bike path on the beautiful Puget Sound yesterday, I saw one of my friends running towards me with a huge smile on his face. We high-fived and continued our separate ways, but suddenly ANOTHER friend came running around a corner! Within […]

Day Two of TMC Youth College Summit 2012

Sunday: It’s gonna be a bright, BRIGHT, sun-shiny day! by Ana Liuzzi* “What’s there to do at 6:00am on a Sunday morning in Lebanon, MO? There are rolling hills and gravel roads to run on! I ran the same route every day this summer when I was a camp counselor there, so the herds of […]

Day One of TMC Youth College Summit 2012

Saturday:  Raindrops by Ana Liuzzi* Wow, so much was packed into day one of the College Summit! Since it was raining, the dining hall lights at CedarS Camps seemed to glow as I sat at my breakfast table in the crowded room. If I closed my eyes, I might have been back at camp again […]

Stories from Summer Interns at The Mother Church

This summer The Albert Baker Fund provided college grants to 20 students interning in 14 departments at The Mother Church. Each student has a special story of what the experience meant to them, whether deepening their appreciation for their church, or giving a new perspective on what they have to give to the world.   Here’s […]

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Recent ABF Grads on “Passing Their Blessings Forward”

Some of the 2012 grads we’ve helped talk about what they’ve learned and how they plan to share it with others. Filmed by ABF student Josh Harmon at Principia College. (This spring 39 of our U.S. recipients completed degree or certificate programs. Find out more.) Eric Pagett Dana Gaubatz Will Pappas Jenn Odell Ross Vincent […]

Our 2012 Grads at-a-Glance

We’re proud to shout that, this spring, 39 of our recipients in the U.S. completed degree or certificate programs with financial help from The Albert Baker Fund (ABF). The ABF Class of 2012 includes 29 undergraduate students, seven graduate students, and two students who earned vocational certificates.  Our graduates specialized in 23 different fields of […]

Register Now for Texas Regional Youth Conference!

    Four Texas churches are hosting a dynamic regional conference for Christian Science youth  and their friends on Saturday, April 21, at Seventh Church of Christ, Scientist, Houston. You don’t need to be a Texan to participate.  All are welcome! “Making A Difference 2012” is a spectacular day of “praying, sharing, live music and […]

21 Summer Internships Available at The Mother Church, Apply by February 15

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.

Obama Announces New Options to Relieve Student Loan Debt

According to a fact sheet released by The White House on October 25, President Barack Obama is launching a new plan to lower the cost of paying back federal student loans for millions of borrowers. Yahoo! News reports, ” The plan, to be implemented by executive authority alone, allows some 1.6 million students to cap […]