Narayana Windenberger—Mastering the Art of Business Intelligence
Aug14

Narayana Windenberger—Mastering the Art of Business Intelligence

      Narayana Windenberger has been attracted to computers ever since he was a child. Growing up in Fairfield he learned programming languages for fun, and in high school started a business repairing computers. As his interest also grew in math and finance, he decided to major in business at MUM. “I am glad I studied business,” he said. “It’s something a lot of people are looking for in the industry. They want someone...

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Chris Vasques—Community Dynamics and Happiness
Aug14

Chris Vasques—Community Dynamics and Happiness

    Chris Vasques came to MUM in 2014 to follow his dream of living in a sustainable community. For ten years Chris had worked as a professional musician and in various other roles at Boston hotels, followed by a couple of jobs in marketing and graphic design, and he was ready for a change. He had been thinking about creating a sustainable community for artists like himself, and at MUM he had the chance to learn more about...

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Barbara Hays–Innovation in Education
Jul30

Barbara Hays–Innovation in Education

      “Teaching is not what you do, it’s who you are,” says Barbara Hays, who has always been a teacher. She was inquisitive as a child, and enjoyed sharing her discoveries with her peers. Her interest in science and dedication to education paid off: she graduated this year as MUM’s Valedictorian and received the Outstanding Student Award from the Department of Education. Barbara moved to Fairfield in 1996, so that her...

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Corine Alexandra Brooks—Supporting Youth with PTSD
Jul30

Corine Alexandra Brooks—Supporting Youth with PTSD

      MUM student Corine Alexandra Brooks grew up 20 miles from Fairfield, Iowa. When she was a senior in high school, she saw a pamphlet about MUM and came to a Visitors Weekend. She didn’t enroll then because she had started a family, but six years later she returned with her three children to attend MUM. Corine is working on an individualized major in sustainability and a minor in business. The name of her...

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Suhaib Mohamed–Creating Social and Economic Change
Jul16

Suhaib Mohamed–Creating Social and Economic Change

      MUM student Suhaib Mohamed holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Al-Neelain University, Khartoum, Sudan. After coming to the U.S. in 2015, he was looking to expand his education towards sustainability, and when he discovered MUM’s MBA in sustainable business program he thought it was the perfect fit. Suhaib says he met the greatest people at MUM, whom he considers his brothers from all over the world. He...

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Commencement Speaker Dr. Scott Gould Encourages Public Service
Jul11

Commencement Speaker Dr. Scott Gould Encourages Public Service

        Maharishi University of Management held its 43rd graduation ceremony on June 23rd. 546 students from 49 countries received diplomas, including 62 undergraduates, 434 graduate students, and six doctoral students. Included in the total number of graduates were 50 students of the Maharishi Invincibility Institute in South Africa. They were awarded BA in management degrees by Dr. Chris Jones on behalf of the...

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