Dr. Tony Nader Visits MUM
May14

Dr. Tony Nader Visits MUM

    Tony Nader, MD, PhD, MARR, leader of the worldwide Transcendental Meditation® organization, visited MUM last month, meeting with students, faculty, staff, and community members. Dr. Nader has been connecting with students and young people around the world through social media, and for most MUM students this was their first time meeting him in person.Dr. Nader conducted a Q & A at Dalby Hall with the help of a student panel....

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Professor Shrosbree Receives Guggenheim Fellowship
May14

Professor Shrosbree Receives Guggenheim Fellowship

    The many achievements of art professor Jim Shrosbree were recognized this April by the Guggenheim Foundation, which honored him with a 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship. This award is not only a highly prestigious honor, but also comes with a substantial grant that typically allows recipients to focus exclusively on their research or writing or art for six months to a year.Mr. Shrosbree was one of 168 scholars, artists, and scientists...

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Lauren LeBritton Creates 30-Minute Narrative Film
May14

Lauren LeBritton Creates 30-Minute Narrative Film

    Lauren LeBritton has accomplished a feat few other undergraduate students have: she has written, directed, and co-edited a 30-minute film that was nominated for the Iowa Motion Picture Association’s 2019 awards.Lauren created The Playhouse during a four-month module with a crew of four fellow film students and a cast of about 15 MUM and Maharishi School students and alumni. The light-hearted comedy is about a group of high school...

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