MBA Team Performs in 94th Percentile on International Business Simulation
Aug13

MBA Team Performs in 94th Percentile on International Business Simulation

    Three student teams from MUM’s MBA program recently participated in the Capsim Capstone online business simulation, a leading Chicago-based provider of business games. One of the teams achieved results better than 94 percent of the 1150 graduate-level teams worldwide. Team members included Tsion Woge, Molla Mekonnen, and Daniel Ayalew Belay, all from Ethiopia, and Haofang Dong from China.According to Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, who...

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Daniel Bramlett – Integrating Maharishi Vedic Science and Human Services
Aug13

Daniel Bramlett – Integrating Maharishi Vedic Science and Human Services

   Daniel Bramlett came to MUM already following his path of self-development. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he had earned two associate degrees and considered entering the field of drug and alcohol addiction counseling.He was searching for a Vedic university online when he found MUM. He wanted to integrate what he had learned about human services and psychology with Maharishi Vedic ScienceSM, so he created an individualized degree,...

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Peter Ocsody Writes Doctoral Thesis on Serial Tech Venturing
Aug13

Peter Ocsody Writes Doctoral Thesis on Serial Tech Venturing

    Peter Ocsody was one of MUM’s five PhD graduates this year, and he received the Outstanding Student Award in business administration for his dissertation on the qualities of serial tech startup founders.Peter learned the Transcendental Meditation® technique in Hungary, where he studied economics and engineering. He came to MUM in 1991, earned an MBA with an emphasis in organizational development, and completed his coursework for...

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Mirah Dumasia Finds Valuable Learning Opportunities
Jul20

Mirah Dumasia Finds Valuable Learning Opportunities

    Mirah Dumasia hails from the city of Auckland, New Zealand. She learned the Transcendental Meditation® technique when she was 11, along with her family. Growing up with an entrepreneur father, she has always had a fascination with finance and business and she wanted to study in the US, so she decided to apply to MUM.As a business student, Mirah focused on taking classes in accounting and entrepreneurship. She completed the...

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Educational Innovator Nakisha Hobbs Delivers Commencement Address
Jul07

Educational Innovator Nakisha Hobbs Delivers Commencement Address

     606 students graduated from 53 countries during MUM’s 2019 commencement ceremony on June 22, the largest class in university history. These included 389 computer science master’s students, and 50 students from the Maharishi Institute in Johannesburg. The largest number of graduates came from Nepal (126), followed by the US (102) and Ethiopia (59).Chicago educator Nakisha Hobbs gave the commencement address. Ms. Hobbs cofounded...

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Third ChangeMakers Event Highlights Entrepreneurship
Jul07

Third ChangeMakers Event Highlights Entrepreneurship

    On June 8 MUM held another successful ChangeMakers event, this time focusing on “How to Manifest Your Great Ideas.”The morning event, “Becoming a Transformative Entrepreneur,” opened with Kevin Harrington sharing secrets of his success via Skype. He is the inventor of the Infomercial format and one of the original “sharks” on the hit TV show Shark Tank. Kathryn Frazier, known as the “rock star whisperer,” whose clients include...

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