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abraham MIU MBA team ranks in top 1% in world competition
9 October 2020
Maharishi International University’s’s MBA teams performed exceptionally well again in the international Capsim Capstone business simulation, with one team finishing in the 99th percentile. (more)
student meditating Meditation improves academic performance, at every school level
2 October 2020
Research on the effects of Transcendental Meditation in different age groups has found that all students, no matter what their age, benefit from the technique and have higher achievements than control groups. (more)
dominique Pursuing a healthy lifestyle and practice
27 September 2020
Dominique Ragland enoyed a healthy Ayurvedic lifestyle at Maharishi International University (MIU) while getting her bachelor’s degree in Ayurveda Wellness and Integrative Health. Now she wants to open her own clinic. (more)
dna Anxiety, genetics, and you
20 September 2020
Research has shown that Transcendental Meditation can encourage the expressions of genes that create a dramatic reduction in anxiety. (more)
brain New book on how to create a world-class brain
13 September 2020
A new book, titled World-Class Brain: the Edge that Helps Peak Performers Succeed and How You Can Develop It, reveals the relationship of brain integration to peak performance. (more)
gareth wallace MIU alumnus—the entrepreneurial manager
8 September 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) alumnus Gareth Wallace likes working for companies that add value to people's lives and finds that Transcendental Meditation helps him deal with the pressure of business. (more)
Emily Promoting equity for all students
3 September 2020
Emily Torres, who recently received the Outstanding Student Award at Maharishi International University, is researching systems that make all young people feel included, regardless of disability, race, or culture.(more)
Light TM is a rapid, side-effect way to reduce depression
27 August 2020
Transcendental Meditation (TM) can be used along with the standard treatments to accelerate the return to a happy, successful and progressive life. (more)
hair salon Integrating health and personal development
20 August 2020
Heather Carlisle, a licensed cosmetologist and massage therapist, created an individualized major at Maharishi International University that integrated health and personal development. (more)
david Growing through supporting others
14 August 2020
David Samuel from India was an outstanding student in the MBA Accounting programme at Maharishi International Univeristy and now is working to help the small company, Ideal Energy, grow. (more)
book Patricia Saunders publishes book on the Maharishi Effect
9 August 2020
Patricia Saunders PhD coauthored the book An Antidote to Violence that examines 20 peer-reviewed studies of the Maharishi Effect and how it reduces societal tensions. (more)
YiZhou Multimedia artist enjoying career success and TM
4 August 2020
Successful multimedia artist YiZhou takes time out daily for the practice of Transcendental Meditation (TM) and feels TM would be beneficial for all age groups. (more)
Alafair Turner MIU student inspired by Maharishi's knowledge
31 July 2020
In less than two years after arriving at Maharishi International University, Alafair Turner learned advanced TM programmes, became a teacher of the Transcendental Meditation technique, and graduated as salutatorian. (more)
brain New study shows brain changes associated with reduced stress
25 July 2020
A recent study found that Transcendental Meditation was associated with increased connectivity in the brain, as well as reduced stress, depression and anxiety. (more)
s africa tm group Practicing TM together helps create a better world
20 July 2020
When 1% of a population practices Transcendental Meditation and its advanced techniques together in a group, there is a resulting positive change in the environment in the direction of a more orderly and harmoniously functioning society. (more) bb
mother Family time during the pandemics
13 July 2020
Transcendental Meditation reduced the stress that families were feeling due to the restricted living situation during the coronavirus quarantines, and resulted in increased harmony. (more)
computer professional MIU student goes from from architect to software developer
8 July 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) student Mohamed Alfidil Hassan from Sudan is studying software development because it offers great job opportunities. (more)
moon How Transcendental Meditation helps you recover from heartache & trauma
3 July 2020
Transcendental Meditation has a healing effect on the body and can be emotionally uplifting, as one unlocks the tranquility beneath the tempestuous surface of the mind. (more)
women Signs of women’s rising influence in the world
28 June 2020
There are many signs of women everywhere naturally rising in consciousness and empowering one another to step up and create a better world in all spheres of life. (more)
solar system Innovative education for meditating girls aged 10-16
22 June 2020
Girls, who have learned Transcendental Meditation (TM), can take the amazing online course Ties to the Universe to gain an understanding and exoerience of their connection with natural laws. (more)
teen Top 10 tips for creating a balanced teenager
17 June 2020
It’s important to understand and empathize with what teens are going through, and this blog gives some helpful tips from Ayurvedic Health that help bring balance to a teen's life. (more)
Ocean Helping teens grow in times of crisis
12 June 2020
Young adults, who are experiencing challenges while observing the coronavirus quarantine protocol, find that Transcendental Meditation helps them achieve inner growth and break boundaries. (more)
students MBA students at MIU receive scholarships for CMA Exam
7 June 2020
The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) recently awarded prestigious scholarships to nine Maharishi International University (MIU) students to facilitate passing the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exams. (more)
jessica Integrating creativity and wellness
2 June 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) student Jessica Mauro wants to facilitate people’s healing through an integrative process of mind/body medicine and empower them to work towards their health goals. (more)

The Transcendental Meditation technique develops the brain of high performers
28 May 2020
Research by Drs. Harung and Travis has found that the Transcendental Meditation technique is by far the most effective way to develop greater brain integration. (more)


yong MIU students in China send protective masks to Fairfield campus
23 May 2020
When Chinese students heard about Maharishi International University’s need for personal protective equipment (PPE) due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several of them kindly donated 1000's of masks. (more)
Buay MIU student film to document Ethiopian student's reunion with family
18 May 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) students will make a documentary film of MIU student Buay Riek's reunion (after a 21 year absence) with his family in Ethiopia. The film will explore the challenges faced by refugees. (more)
homeschooling TM helps homeschooling go more smoothly during the pandemic
13 May 2020
Susan Linden, a former school psychologist (and mom of two) from New Jersey, points out how Transcendental Meditation can help everyone in a family have a positive experience with homeschooling. (more)
clouds Skyrocket to higher consciousness
8 May 2020
The TM-Sidhi Programme accelerates you towards the realisation of your full potential, the state of enlightenment. (more)
ethel Enlivening black history at MIU
3 May 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) student Ethel Paris introduced and helped organize the African American Culture Series, the first African American celebration at MIU. (more)
garden MIU alumnus builds vastu housing in Indonesia
28 April 2020
Maharishi International University's (MIU) alumnus Almar Meijles recently completed the construction of a small Maharishi Vastu campus in Indonesia for the NextGen Purusha program. (more)
josh TM clears clutter from the brain
23 April 2020
Josh Hasty, an award-winning filmmaker, entrepreneur, and musician, says that the Transcendental Meditation technique TM technique definitely helps him reach his goals. (more)
students ComPro students express appreciation for MIU
18 April 2020
In a recent survey, students graduating from Maharishi International University's (MIU) Computer Science programme praised the high quality of education and personal growth they experienced. (more)
endo MIU student creates first detailed COVID-19 map for Brazil
13 April 2020
Edgar Endo, a student in Maharishi International University’s Master’s in Computer Science Programme, recently created a Web page that tracks coronavirus cases in his home country of Brazil. (more)
girl Reduce stress with the Transcendental Meditation technique
8 April 2020
Studies have shown that the physiological response during Transcendental Meditation(TM) is the opposite of the body’s stress response. (more)
virus The Transcendental Meditation technique improves immunity
3 April 2020
Transcendental Meditation technique enhances both mental and physical health, resulting in a beneficial modulation of the immune system. (more)
Ellizavet Nurturing the writer within
28 March 2020
Since coming to Maharishi International University, Elizavet Carranza has been inspired to pursue a major in creative and professional writing and a minor in cinematic arts and new media. (more)
Sophia MIU student in software development programme is competitive ballroom dancer
23 March 2020
Sophia Blitz, student in Maharishi International University’s new Master’s in Software Development Program, has focused on competitive dancing and currently gives dance lessons. (more)
Lilia Supporting native youth
18 March 2020
Lilia Kingbird of the the great Comanche Nation of Oklahoma is pursuing an individualized major at Maharishi International University (MIU) and plans to get a graduate degree in social work and drug and alcohol counseling. (more)
Olivia MIU student secures internship at CERN, world’s top physics lab
13 March 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU) student Olivia Seidel is one of ten students nationwide who will study this summer at CERN, the world’s largest particle physics laboratory, in Switzerland. (more)
flower Peaking into spiritual development
8 March 2020
Spiritual development is the birthright of everyone and through Transcendental Meditation we naturally unfold the transcendent wholeness within—the spiritual essence of life. (more)
Jeremy Exploring one's multifaceted creativity at MIU
3 March 2020
During his time at Maharishi International University (MIU), Jeremy Erdman explored many of his creative interests, including photography, videography, architecture, industrial design, and graphic and Web design. (more)
Edwin Ugandan family to send five sons to MIU
27 February 2020
When Edwin Bwambale praised Maharishi International University (MIU) to his parents in Uganda, they decided that all of their five sons should attend MIU. (more)
lotus MIU math professor proves wholeness is “indestructible”
22 February 2020
In his paper “Indestructibility of Wholeness,” Maharishi International University (MIU) Professor Paul Corazza proves that the Wholeness Axiom survives all transformations of the universe. (more)
meditating lady New study shows major benefit for cardiovascular patients
17 February 2020
A new study has found that patients with coronary heart disease greatly benefited from the practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique, which increased blood flow to the heart. (more)
david ford Welcoming new challenges
12 February 2020
David Ford, a paramedic and combat veteran of the US Navy, is happy that he decided to make a career change and study sustainable living at Maharishi International University. (more)
miu MIU’s MBA in Sustainability ranked #5 in nation
7 February 2020
Maharishi International University (MIU)’s online MBA in Sustainability recently received a #5 ranking nationwide by Intelligent, an organization that ranks degree programmes. (more)
Ortiz Studying and practicing ayurvedic prevention
2 February 2020
Maharishi International University student Henry Ortiz from Columbia is pursuing training in natural health and prevention, while incorporating many of the daily ayurvedic preventative measures in his life. (more)
meditators New study finds improvement in major risk factor for heart failure
28 January 2020
A new study found that the Transcendental Meditation technique helps to prevent left ventricular hypertrophy, which can lead to chronic heart failure and death. (more)
melani Supporting veterans education
23 January 2020
Melanie Telego, an army veteran, feels that many former military service members would enjoy the same benefits she has experienced at Maharishi International University in Fairfield, Iowa. (more)
Shareen MIU student enjoys personal and professional growth
18 January 2020
Shareen Joseph feels that her experiences at Maharishi International University have facilitated both her personal and professional growth, giving her skills to make a living. (more)
meditator At MIU consciousness matters
13 January 2020
At MIU, students connect each discipline with their own innermost self—pure consciousness. This direct experience makes learning much more relevant and satisfying. (more)
olmstead Teaching and studying Maharishi AyurVeda at MIU
9 January 2020
Michael Olmstead, a doctor of dental surgery, plans to develop a dental component for the MS in Maharishi AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine Program at Maharishi International University (MIU). (more)
students Holistic, Consciousness-Based Education in Thailand
4 January 2020
Dhammajarinee Witthaya School, the first Buddhist boarding school in Thailand, has seen great improvements in the students since they have introduced the Transcendental Meditation technique. (more)
students Transcendental Meditation leads to increased intelligence
29 December 2019
Transcendental Meditation (TM) produces changes in the brain which are positively linked to better mental functioning, and it reduces the effect of stress which has a damaging effect on mental functioning. (more)


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