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New research: Maharishi Yoga Asanas increase happiness
18 July 2018
According to a study recently published in the International Journal of Yoga, the practice of Maharishi Yoga asanas significantly increases happiness and prepares the mind for Transcendental Meditation. (more)

suhaib Creating social and economic change
14 July 2018
Maharishi University of Management student Suhaib Mohamed wants to use his skills and knowledge of the media, business, sustainability, and social justice to improve the lives of people in his country, Sudan. (more)
dr gould MUM commencement speaker Dr Scott Gould encourages public service
10 July 2018
Maharishi University of Management's commencement speaker Scott Gould, former deputy secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs, gave practical advice on how to succeed in his speech. (more)
tavis Dr Travis gives presentation in Bali at conference on education
6 July 2018
Maharishi University of Management Professor Dr Travis was the main speaker at the Second Annual International Conference on Education for Peace in Bali, where many students practise Transcendental Meditation. (more)
pulse diagnosis Online BA in Ayurveda Wellness to launch this fall
2 July 2018
Maharishi University of Management's online offerings will include a BA in Ayurveda Wellness beginning this fall to prepare students to be health consultants and educators in the field of prevention of disease and promotion of health. (more)
sstudent The value of TM for software engineers
28 June 2018
A Maharishi University of Management computer professionals programme student valued his practice of Transcendental Meditation (TM) during his curricular practical training internship at Walmart Labs, as a Senior Software Engineer. (more)
students The secret to MUM's Computer Professional Programme student success
24 June 2018
The Transcendental Meditation technique helps students at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) meet the challenges facing working computer professionals. (more)
class MUM's Data Science Programme named best in Iowa
20 June 2018
The data science track in the MS in Computer Science at Maharishi University of Management was recently named the best master's programme of its kind in Iowa. (more)
ELLIS Student describes benefits of a holistic life
16 June 2018
Carlton Ellis feels his coursework and routine, including the TM and TM Sidhi program, at Maharishi University of Management have helped him prepare for the demands of his new professional life. (more)
merveille MUM student from Cameroon excells in accounting
12 June 2018
MBA student Merveille Djappi Tiani, from Cameroon, recently was named Most Outstanding Accounting Student at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) by the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants. (more)
karen Growing in leadership through Student Government
8 June 2018
Karen Ballinger has been making a difference at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) by participating in Student Government and is the longest serving member in MUM’s history. (more)
Shristi Maharishi School student wins science fair awards
4 June 2018
Maharishi School 9th-grader Shristi Sharma won first place in the Computer Science category at the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa and was invited to attend the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. (more)
agnes MUM student film wins six top awards
31 May 2018
The thesis film by Agnes (Baginska) Peel-McGregor of the Maharishi University of Management, recently won six Awards of Excellence at the Iowa Motion Picture Association's annual awards ceremony—more than any other entry. (more)
trees What does it mean to 'think deeply?'
27 May 2018
Students at Maharishi School are prepared to be successful and resilient no matter what challenges life brings them, because they have a deep understanding of life and the ability to live in a balanced way. (more)
students tming Can meditation prevent school violence?
23 May 2018
By calming the mind, mitigating stress and preventing anxiety and depression, Transcendental Meditation gives students a useful tool to create a peaceful, safe atmosphere in which to learn. (more)
fahter mejia ChangeMakers conference inspires students
19 May 2018
The conference of ChangeMakers: Disruptors Transforming the World for Good at Maharishi University of Management inspired more student to participate in clubs in order to bring positive changes to the world. (more)
musicians The effortless artistic quest
15 May 2018
Younes Kouider, who is pursuing his love of art in the MA program of studio art at Maharishi University of Management, finds that Transcendental Meditation makes his artistic quest easier. (more)
student Six keys to mind power
11 May 2018
Students can utilize their full mental potential by going back to the basics and enjoying proper nutrition, quality sleep, and Transcendental Meditation to be functioning at their peak performance level. (more)
msae Maharishi School ranked as one of Iowa's top schools
7 May 2018
Niche.com has ranked Maharishi School #3 out of 33 private high schools in Iowa and #2 out of 19 private K–12 schools. (more)
lani MUM student's case study wins international award
3 May 2018
The case study by Maharishi University of Management MBA student Lani Aulicinot won a prize in a United Nations-supported global learning initiative in which students wroite about positive business innovations. (more)
daffodils New study shows TM helps those with alcohol addiction
30 April 2018
A new study by scientists at Friends Research Institute in Baltimore found that practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique was able to help those with an addiction to alcohol. (more)
book cover MUM poets in new benefit anthology
26 April 2018
Six Maharishi University of Management (MUM) poets join nationally renowned poets in a new poetry anthology that donates a portion of the proceeds to a charity to make our world a more humane place. (more)
mother Study on empowering disadvantaged mothers in Uganda
22 April 2018
A study by Maharishi University of Management alumna Leslee Goldstein, PhD revealed that the single, disadvantaged mothers in Uganda who practiced the Transcendental Meditation improved their ability to cope with difficult life challenges. (more)
artist Finding joy in life
18 April 2018
Maharishi University of Management alumna Nicole Winning is pursuing a holistic-based career, where her practice of Transcendental Meditation, her artistic expression, and bodywork practices seamlessly integrate. (more)
meditator PTSD study receives wide media coverage
14 April 2018
Many publications are reporting on the new study showing that just one month of practicing the Transcendental Meditation technique can significantly improve symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. (PTSD). (more)
spring Live like it’s Spring
10 April 2018
By watering the seeds of bliss within us, the Transcendental Meditation technique can unfold our potential to bloom in creativity, joy and love like the renewal and awakening of Nature in spring. (more)
students An effortless meditation for students
6 April 2018
Practicing Transcendental Meditation for fifteen minutes twice a day has made a profound impact on students in underserved urban schools and on all children dealing with anxiety and stress. (more)
Pondpat The importance of building a team
2 April 2018
Maharishi University of Management MBA student Pondpat Tohsanguanpun from Thailandhas learned that sustainable businesses need to foster collaboration among all their departments. (more)
india conference MUM faculty speak to 2,000 professors at India conference
28 March 2018
In January, Maharishi University of Management faculty gave plenary addresses to 2000 teachers taking part in the Second National Teachers’ Congress in Pune, India. (more)
stars moving Journal of Math and Consciousness publishes second issue
24 March 2018
The second issue International Journal of Mathematics and Consciousness features a 200-page paper titled "The Magical Origin of Natural Numbers" by Maharishi University of Management Professor Paul Corazza. (more)
lady Presentations in India, Rwanda, South Korea, and Bali by MUM faculty
20 March 2018
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) faculty have been making an impact worldwide in recent months, giving presentations in a number of countries around the world, including India, Rwanda, South Korea, and Bali. (more)
math MUM alum finds the mathematical equation for Transcendental Meditation
16 March 2018
Former Maharishi University of Management (MUM) student Waqas Hussein from Pakistan is working on an article on relating the Transcendental Meditation to principles from mathematics and computer science with MUM Professor Cathy Gorini. (more)
steve drucker Former MUM professor honored with Peace Prize
12 March 2018
Former Maharishi University of Management (MUM) vice-president and professor Steven Druker was honored with the Luxembourg Peace Prize for outstanding work on behalf of the environment. (more)
student What TM can do for young brains
8 March 2018
William R. Stixrud, Ph.D., a clinical neuropsychologist has seen that Transcendental Meditation gives teens relief from stress, including chronic sleep deprivation and heightened academic pressure. (more)
team MBA team from MUM gets top score amid in global business simulation
4 March 2018
A team of MBA accounting students from Maharishi University of Management (MUM) finished in the 99th percentile in an online integrated decision-making simulation involving 1,271 master’s-degree-level teams worldwide. (more)
book New book on Transcendental Meditation launched
28 February 2018
A new book by Bob Roth on Transcendental Meditation was launched at an event in New York City recently, with actor Hugh Jackman and comedian Jerry Seinfeld on hand to endorse the book. (more)
vet New study: Veterans find quick relief from post-traumatic stress
24 February 2018
A new study that follows four previous studies on veterans is part of the mounting evidence that Transcendental Meditation is an effective treatment for PTSD. (more)
amanda Learning Maharishi Vedic Science online
20 February 2018
Amanda Simpson enjoyed the MA in Maharishi Vedic Science online program at Maharishi University of Management that focuses on spiritual growth and builds a strong basis for success and fulfillment in life. (more)
metafore MUM students launch online literary magazine
16 February 2018
Students in Maharishi University of Management’s (MUM) BFA in Creative Writing program recently launched a new online literary magazine that publishes poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. (more)
runkle MUM alumni’s short film competes at Sundance
12 February 2018
Graduate of a business and digital media major at Maharishi University of Management (MUM), Andrew Runkle is now a successful video producer, with a short film that made it to the Sundance Film Festival. (more)
baginska MUM student film screened at world's top fantasy film festival
8 February 2018
The thesis film by Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumna Agnes Baginska had its premiere last month at the world's top festival for fantasy. (more)
herron New study on TM’s impact on veterans’ PTSD
4 February 2018
A new study led by Maharishi University of Management alumnus Robert Herron found that veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) found significant relief from their symptoms as a result of the practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique. (more)


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