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donna MUM alumna: Magazine editor and feminist podcaster
22 June 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) graduate Donna Cleveland divides her time between creating multimedia content for Fairfield-based iPhone Life magazine and producing a feminist podcast for women. (more)
daiella Creative writing and community building
17 June 2019
Daniela Hillman Roble, Maharishi University of Management student in the Creative and Professional Writing program, found that Transcendental Meditation helped her to be fully herself and express herself as a writer. (more)
phone How to keep technology in balance by going deep
12 June 2019
Transcendental Meditation brings an inner balance that is often missing when one has too much high-tech in their life, and gives one a wider perspective—so one can enjoy tech without becoming addicted. (more)
msae TM and total brain development
7 June 2019
At Maharishi School in Fairfield, Iowa, USA, students regularly practice Transcendental Meditation (TM) to unflold their full brain potential naturally. (more)
students MUM art students win scholarships to top graduate schools
2 June 2019
The three December graduates of Maharishi University of Management (MUM) MA in Studio Art will attend highly ranked MFA programs this fall with full tuition assistance. (more)
Thomas TM is a life-changing experience
28 May 2019
Courtney Thomas, who was released from prison for the third time in 2012, is now studying Maharishi AyurVeda at Maharishi University of Management and wants to become a teacher of the Transcendental Meditation (TM) technique. (more)
savannah Being fully engaged with life
23 May 2019
Savannah Boothe's experiences at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) have helped increase her awareness of her talents and true interests, and she is in the process of designing an individualized major focusing on communication, organization, and sustainability. (more)
dr hagelin MUM President Hagelin meets with Nepal government top officials
18 May 2019
Earlier this year Maharishi University of Management (MUM) President John Hagelin was a keynote speaker at a three-day conference in Nepal, and he met with the Prime Minister, President and other top government officials. (more)
pranav MSAE student attending world’s largest international pre-college science competition
13 May 2019
This May, Maharishi School Senior Pranav Chhalliyil will be attending the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, for his fifth consecutive year. (more)
boys New study finds enhanced social-emotional learning
8 May 2019
A new study published in Education revealed that the Transcendental Meditation technique is a means to improve social-emotional learning and reduce student stress. (more)
lauren Student unfolds her talents creatively at MUM
3 May 2019
Maharishi University of Management student Lauren LeBritton has written, directed, and co-edited a 30-minute film that was nominated for the Iowa Motion Picture Association’s 2019 awards. (more)
happiness Tapping into the essential happiness within us
29 April 2019
The essence of who we are transcends our thoughts and emotions, our hopes and dreams: at our core we are pure love, pure happiness, pure bliss and we can experience that with Transcendental Meditation. (more)
jesse Living a life of purpose and service
23 April 2019
Maharishi University of Management alumnus Jesse Holubeck now has a computer support/repair business and has found an eco Wi-Fi solution that emits 90% less electromagnetic radiation. (more)
Independence through agriculture and sustainable building
18 April 2019
Dylan Hanneman, a Maharishi University of Managment student in the Regenerative Organic Agriculture Programme, wants to teach others also to be self-sufficient throught the techniques he is learning. (more)
winners MUM MBA students earn high scores in global simulation
13 April 2019
Two teams of students in the Maharishi University of Managment (MUM) accounting MBA program recently continued an extraordinary streak of accomplishments in the CAPSIM Capstone business simulations. (more)
joanna plafsky Joanna Plafsky is executive producer for award winning film
8 April 2019
Joanna Plafsky, a founder of Maharishi University of Management's David Lynch Graduate School of Cinematic Arts, was the executive producer of the film Skin, whose co-producers won the Oscar for Best Live Action Short. (more)
Peter MUM guest lecturer Peter Farrelly wins two Academy awards
3 April 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) guest lecturer Peter Farrelly won an Oscar for the Best Picture and also an Oscar for the Best Original Screenplay at the 2019 Academy Awards for his film Green Book. (more)
russell Addiction: Prevention better than cure
29 March 2019
Transcendental Meditation can help people in their recovery from addiction, and also help them from getting addicted in the first place and become happy and healthy human beings. (more)
book New book: The Power of Transcendence
24 March 2019
Award-winning author Ann Purcell's third book, The Power of Transcendence: Growing in Love, Creativity, Health, and Happiness reveals how the experience of transcendence transforms all aspects of life from within. (more)
students Transforming health with Maharishi AyurVeda
19 March 2019
Health professionals Sarah and Steven Michaluk enrolled in Maharishi University of Management’s online MS in Maharishi AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine, and their health improved from their application of the knowledge. (more)
student Event focuses on the effect of college on the brain
14 March 2019
Maharishi University of Management recently held its second "ChangeMakers" conference that explored the national epidemic of stress that can be overwhelming for college students in their pursuit of higher education. (more)
Pranav Maharishi School student recognized for science achievement
9 March 2019
The Society for Science & the Public and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals have announced Maharishi School student Pranav Chhaliyil as one of the 300 high school seniors named as Regeneron Science Talent Search scholars. (more)
student New study shows students find relief from PTSD
4 March 2019
A new study has found that practising the Transcendental Meditation technique helps students cope with the post-traumatic stress disorder and depression that they may have. (more)
sust living MUM offers new track in Sustainable Energy
28 February 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) students now can enroll in a new sequence of six courses that will prepare them to work professionally in the field of renewable energy. (more)
handshake Study shows Transcendental Meditation helps to increase trust
23 February 2019
Research presented by Maharishi University of Management Professor Sabita Sawhney found that the practice of the Transcendental Meditation by people in business helps to increase trust. (more)
esther Getting a Masters degree on the road
18 February 2019
Esther Fontaine, a commercial driver for 34 years, has been taking the Maharishi University of Management (MUM) online MA in Maharishi Vedic Science program while driving a truck across the USA for a year. (more)
jagruit MUM alumna wins national award for innovation
13 February 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumna Jagruti Solanki received the 2018 Innovative Practitioner Award from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and CPA.com. (more)
shiana From software engineer to MBA at MUM
9 February 2019
Shiana Tea chose Maharishi University of Management (MUM) because it is ranked as one of the most valued online MBA programmes where she could gain managerial skills and enjoy practicing Transcendental Meditation. (more)
university MUM now offering MBA, Management PhD at university in Shanghai China
4 February 2019
Maharishi University of Management's graduate programs in management are now being offered in Shanghai, China, in collaboration with Shanghai Jiao Tong University, the oldest university in China. (more)
artist The TM technique increases creativity
30 January 2019
The Transcendental Meditation technique allows anyone to effortlessly fathom deeper fields of their consciousness—tapping the wellspring of creative intelligence within. (more)
Jessica Growing and making medicinal foods
25 January 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumna Jessica Hernandez is using the knowledge and skills she gained at MUM to build her own food business based on her experience in organic agriculture, culinary arts, and the healing properties of foods. (more)
pro From corporate leader to student of Maharishi Vedic Science
20 January 2019
Rakesh Gupta enrolled in Maharishi University of Management to learn the prinicples of Vedic leadership in the Maharishi Vedic Science MA program, after enjoying a brilliant career in business. (more)
compro students MUM MS in Computer Science 5th largest in nation
16 January 2019
In the 2016–17 academic year, the Maharishi University of Management (MUM) MS in computer science was the fifth largest nationwide, according to latest official data compiled by the National Center for Education Statistics. (more)
lady meditating A truly happy New Year
12 January 2019
When the majority of us find a connection to the deepest aspect of ourselves—find an invincible peace within ourselves—the collective consciousness of our global family will be positively impacted. (more)
dr hagelin MUM President honored with “Lifetime of Peace Award”
4 January 2019
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) President Dr John Hagelin received the David Lynch Foundation’s prestigious “Lifetime of Peace Award” during the Foundation’s 14th annual benefit gala in New York City. (more)
vet Top journal publishes new study showing TM reduced PTSD
28 December 2018
Lancet Psychiatry, a top journal, that found that the Transcendental Meditation technique significantly reduced post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans compared to the standard treatment. (more)
solar MUM inaugurates new solar array
23 December 2018
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) inaugurated its new 1.1-megawatt, five-acre solar array west of campus on December 14, after a ceremony and official launch by President John Hagelin. (more)
artist The art of transformation
18 December 2018
Transcendental Meditation practitioner Jeroen Stok describes his art portraying the blossoming of a bud into a flower: 'That moment of transformation symbolizes your own self being expressed into the world'. (more)
man at computer Enrolment in MUM online MA Programs continues growth
13 December 2018
The national trend is toward online learning, and Maharishi University of Management (MUM) is giving their best effort to meet the demand for gaining better access to their online courses. (more)
military tming Promoting Invincible Defence through science and music
8 December 2018
David Leffler is the executive director of the Center for Advanced Military Science at Maharishi University of Management (MUM), and has published articles worldwide on Invincible Defence Technology and the Transcendental Meditation programme. (more)
poetry MUM faculty publishes poem in leading literary magazine
3 December 2018
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumna and faculty member Nynke Passi recently published a poem in a prestigious magazine featuring literature and art by women. (more)
won major MUM: Many students now designing their own major
30 November 2018
The Individualized Major, in which students design their own curriculum around courses offered by two or more academic departments, is now the most popular major at Maharishi University of Management (MUM). (more)
girl New study shows improved emotional intelligence with TM
25 November 2018
A recently published study showed that school district staff who practiced the Transcendental Meditation technique for four months had significant improvements in emotional intelligence and perceived stress. (more)
Jesse Applying Vedic knowledge to agriculture
20 November 2018
Jesse Bryant served in the US Army for five years and recently has been studying the application of Vedic knowledge to agriculture, while in the Sustainable Living programme at Maharishi University of Management. (more)
family Raising healthy, resilient & self-driven children
16 November 2018
Cutting-edge brain science, the latest discoveries in behavioural therapy, and case studies drawn from the thousands of kids and teens show that Transcendental Meditation is helpful for children. (more)
tony nader marr Integrating spirituality and organizational leadership
12 November 2018
Recently an international organization that focuses on integrating spirituality and organizational leadership presented awards to three persons with ties to Maharishi University of Management (MUM). (more)
view TM allows a wellspring of creativity and problem-solving to emerge
8 November 2018
Mark Hess, a businessman and director/administrator in public relations and community affairs, says Transcendental Meditation (TM) helps him face challenging situations and achieve resolutions. (more)
Suzuki Applying Maharishi’s knowledge to the political sphere
3 November 2018
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumnus Kenichi Suzuki strives to follow Maharishi’s advice and maintain “purity of heart” and use his political career as a vehicle of service. (more)
nicholas Sustainable entrepreneur
29 October 2018
Nicholas Pace is currently enrolled in the sustainable MBA program at Maharishi University of Management and is already working on educational entrepreneurial projects to empower the consumer. (more)
jose TM helped me become a champion for change
24 October 2018
Jose Dominguez, Director of Development Partnerships at the League of Conservation Voters, found that Transcendental Meditation (TM) helped him think more expansively about the impact he wanted to have on the world. (more)
health lab Promoting a comprehensive system of health education
19 October 2018
Zara Colazio studied Maharishi AyurVeda at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) and is now helping to implement a new health curriculum at Maharishi School. (more)
healer Feel more comfortable being yourself with TM
14 October 2018
Maharishi University of Management (MUM) alumna Carrie Walston says “When I came to MUM and started practicing TM (Transcendental Meditation) regularly, I noticed a huge change in my level of comfort being myself." (more)
girls How to help students avoid stress
9 October 2018
Students who learn the Transcendental Meditation technique find their stress reduced and emotions balanced, as they unfold the full potential of their mind in a simple, natural way. (more)
TMers Bringing success to students in South Africa with TM
4 October 2018
Two compassionate insightful women Transcendental Meditation (TM) teachers in America are successfully bringing education, success and enlightenment to young people at risk in South Africa. (more)
Maharishi New reference guide summarizes 227 books by Maharishi
29 September 2018
Maharishi University of Management PhD alumnus Lee Fergusson has recently published a book that summarizes each of 227 books by, or attributable to, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, published between 1955 and the present. (more)
zuni TM is improving life for Zuni youth
24 September 2018
Carlotta Martza, a Zuni Language Arts Instructor on the Zuni Pueblo in New Mexico, USA, opened the pathway of possibilities to introduce Transcendental Meditation (TM) to the Zuni youth and wants to become a TM teacher herself. (more)


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