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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)
film MUM students screen new TV series, get jobs in Hollywood
30 January 2018
Students Maharishi University of Management's David Lynch Graduate School of Cinematic Arts produced a sophisticated, high quality TV series, and many are getting jobs in Hollywood. (more)
winter Winter wellness through Maharishi AyurVeda
25 January 2018
Dr Dinesh Gyawali, an expert in Maharishi AyurVeda, gives tips to maintain our health and well-being in winter. (more)
Megann Putting the student first
21 January 2018
Maharishi University of Management student Megann Kammerman says, “Consciousness-Based Education puts the student first. . . . It works to develop our understanding and knowledge and creativity." (more)
daniel Sustainable investing
17 January 2018
MBA student Daniel Sharma found that learning about sustainable finance at Maharishi University of Management is much different than what one learns at other universities. (more)
Bridging the science of computing and the science of consciousness
13 January 2018
Stewart Dickson is attending graduate school at Maharishi University of Management, where he is pursuing his interest in computer science and the science of consciousness. (more)
Amanda Listening to your creative voice
13 January 2018
Amanda Truscott, a Canadian author, blogger, and writing coach who has been practicing the Transcendental Meditation (TM) for years, talks about TM and her creative journey. (more)
dr hagelin MUM President Hagelin receives Doshi Bridgebuilder Award
30 December 2017
Maharishi University of Management President John Hagelin received the Doshi Family Bridgebuilder Award as the culminating event at an Ayurveda conference in 2017. (more)
chinese Student researches ethnic tourism in China
26 December 2017
Maharishi University of Management student Shuhui Xing studied recent ethnic and sustainable tourism trends to help her community in China preserve its culture while reaping economic benefits. (more)
meditator Study finds increased blood flow to heart in cardiovascular patients
22 December 2017
Transcendental Meditation has been shown to increase blood flow in the hearts, according to a new study conducted by the College of Integrative Medicine in collaboration with a hospital in New York. (more)
refugee Teaching regenerative organic agriculture to Bhutan refugees
18 December 2017
During a recent workshop on regenerative organic agriculture, Maharishi University of Management faculty Dr Thimmaiah helped a group of Bhutanese refugees learn to grow their native food while also learning to heal themselves and the planet. (more)
brain TM activates five kinds of intelligence
14 December 2017
Students practicing the Transcendental Meditation (TM) technique for six months showed improvements in five different measures: practical intelligence, creativity, field independence, mental efficiency, and fluid intelligence. (more)
vet Bringing the gift of inner peace to those in need
10 December 2017
In 2017, fundraising at nationwide gatherings across the United States supported Transcendental Meditation (TM) scholarships for inner-city school children, veterans, those recovering from addictions and many others. (more)
MUM sustainable living building MUM receives high ratings for its programmes
6 December 2017
Maharishi University of Management's MBA in Sustainability was ranked among the top 10 in the country. MUM was also listed as one of the best four-year colleges in Iowa, as well as one of the top online colleges for Iowa students. (more)

From accomplished writer to writing student
2 December 2017
After publishing four novels, co-authored several non-fiction books and writing many screenplays, Dylene Cymraes is studying creative and professional writing at Maharishi University of Management to refine her work. (more)

brain Presentations on TM at Brazil conferences on consciousness
28 November 2017
Maharishi University of Management Professor Fred Travis presented research on Transcendental Meditation (TM) at two conferences in Brazil hosted at top universities in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. (more)
abha Striving for leadership
24 November 2017
Maharishi University of Management alumna Abha Bhandair, who has been striving to take leadership positions in her accounting field, says, "I enjoy challenges in my career, and I enjoy conquering those challenges.” (more)
amanda Using knowledge for good
19 November 2017
Amanda Weltman, who is widely recognized for her brilliant contributions in the field of physics, says that we should use the all tools we have available to improve ourselves and the world. (more)
ethiopia MUM MBA alumna crowned Miss Ethiopia USA
15 November 2017
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) graduate Yodit Denekew was recently crowned Miss Ethiopia at the 2017 Miss Ethiopia USA Pageant. (more)
heart Medical Association recommends meditation for heart disease
11 November 2017
A recent, groundbreaking American Heart Association statement says that meditation may present a valuable adjuvant approach to traditional medical and lifestyle therapies for controlling risk factors and helping prevent cardiovascular disease. (more)
Herriott MUM professor receives award from MIT World Peace University in India
7 November 2017
Maharishi University of Management's( MUM) Professor Scott Herriott received a prestigious "Dedicated Lifetime Achievement Award" from Maharashtra Institute of Technology World Peace University in India. (more)
iowa MUM awarded USDA rural business development grant
3 November 2017
Maharishi University of Management's( MUM) School of Business has received a USDA Rural Business Development grant for $46,500 to provide free seminars and workshops for businesses in Jefferson County, Iowa. (more)
Marina MUM student's growth as a filmmaker
30 October 2017
Marina McKay has found that the Film program at Maharishi University of Management gave her the tools she needed to appreciate art more deeply and create it herself. (more)
film MUM Film MFA selected as one of top 7 in US
26 October 2017
The film production track in the David Lynch Graduate School of Cinematic Arts at Maharishi University of Management was recently selected as one of the top seven accredited programs in the US by the website Wiki.ezvid.com. (more)
david Researching the convergence of architecture and neurobiology
22 October 2017
Maharishi University of Management alumnus David Navarrete has been involved with research on the effect that the interior architectural environment has on the occupant's physiology. (more)
light Happiness: Look for the light
18 October 2017
As a result of increasing happiness in our lives, we are able to naturally and spontaneously able to see the positive aspects of a situation and not have them spoiled by the negative. (more)
Haley Building community
14 October 2017
Haley Spitzfaden is an enthusiastic Maharishi University of Management (MUM) student whose Transcendental Meditation practice gives her the energy and balance to take on many inspiring projects. (more)
brine MUM alumni starts organic food business
10 October 2017
Daniel Gorman, who graduated from Maharishi University of Management (MUM) with a major in sustainable living, has started a company that uses local organic ingredients. (more)
lotus Relieving anxiety
6 October 2017
The Transcendental Meditation technique significantly helps promote mental and emotional well-being by calming the nervous system and providing the experience of profound inner peace. (more)
michael funk The interconnectedness of the universe
2 October 2017
Michael Funk loves his medical work and says that Transcendental Meditation expanded his capacity to love, value, and appreciate the diversity of people, places, and things. (more)
kyle Healing veterans with TM and organic farming
28 September 2017
Veteran Kyle Amsberry, a Maharishi University of Management student, would like to facilitate programs that teach veterans the Transcendental Meditation technique and organic agriculture at the same time. (more)
amit MUM alum builds a business for peace
24 September 2017
While earning his MS at Maharishi University of Management, Amit Hooda cofounded a business that would create ethical jobs in conflict areas to establish long-term sustainable peace. (more)
Pandits Study shows brain coherence when listening to Vedic Pandits
20 September 2017
A new EEG study describes the coherent brain wave patterns associated with the experiences of deep inner silence by those listening to live Vedic recitation by pandits. (more)
Nat Maharishi School alum wins contest to direct branded content commercial
16 September 2017
Maharishi School alum Nathaniel won a $50,000 contest, sponsored by PepsiCo, to write and direct a commercial for one of their products. (more)
Improving mental health with Ayurveda
12 September 2017
The approaches of Maharishi Ayurveda, including Transcendental Meditation, have been found to have a profound effect on improving our mental health and well-being, and in turn our relationships. (more)
perry The song of the Self
8 September 2017
Erik Martin explains that his mission is to produce events that raise money to heal trauma and to explore the natural link between music and meditation. (more)
mba's MUM MBA students place in top 10th percentile in global business simulation
4 September 2017
A team of MBA accounting students recently finished in the 92nd percentile in an online integrated decision-making simulation that involved 1,125 master’s-degree-level teams worldwide. (more)
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