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Abdul Sheikh Receives Outstanding Accounting Professional MBA Award

In May 2015, program director Andy Bargerstock presented the award for the most outstanding Accounting Professionals MBA graduate to Abdul Ghani Sheikh. This is not the first time Sheik has received an award while at MUM. In August 2011, he participated on the Baldwin Team, the first team at MUM to place first in the Capsim Foundation Simulation—an online business simulation.

Sheikh sees his achievements as being a good role model for his four children. “It doesn’t matter how old I am, I came back to school, achieved my goals. If...

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Leadership Lecture by Warren Blank

On the third Saturday of every month, Maharishi University of Management’s College of Business Administration hosts a guest lecturer. In September, author and business consultant Warren Blank came to MUM to inspire the business students to take leadership initiative.

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Alumna Wins Peace Award

Devanna De La Puente (B.A. in business, 2003) recently won the 2015 Marsh Award for Innovation in Peacemaking and Peacekeeping in recognition of her work in preventing and responding to sexual and gender-based violence in the context of disasters and conflict in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Maharaja Gives Plenary Address at Chicago Conference on Business and Spirituality

A biennial conference focused on business and spirituality recently featured a number of MUM faculty presentations, including a keynote address by Tony Nader, MD, PhD — Maharaja Adhiraj Rajaraam — who heads Maharishi’s organizations worldwide.

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MBA Alumna Advances at Top Accounting Firm

Erin Liu had worked at two of the top international accounting firms, first Deloitte and then PricewaterhouseCoopers. After six years, she decided to take a break and apply to MUM to pursue a graduate degree.

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MBA’s Finish in Upper Ten Percent of Global Business Simulation

In July 2015, an MBA group from Maharishi University of Management finished in the upper ten percent in the Foundation Simulation offered by CAPSIM, the nation’s largest provider of business games and simulations. The top placing MUM team, the Baldwin Group, consisted of four international students: Joshua Jacob Peniel (India), Akshay Ashok Nikam (India), Ala’a Nabeel Mahmoud Kiwan (Jordan), and Humphrey Ngoh Muwah (Cameroon).

CAPSIM’s simulation evaluates team abilities to maximize growth across a set of metrics. These measures are based on Harvard’s Balanced Scorecard and...

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Journal Highlights Lean Management Implementation

An article summarizing a step-by-step project to improve lean processes at MUM was recently published by the peer-reviewed journal Quality Assurance for Higher Education.

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MUM Faculty Speaks at Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership Conference

Last weekend, several members from the Maharishi University of Management community were invited to speak at the Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership conference. The purpose of the annual forum is to “systematically explore the implications of the spiritual dimensions for global economic development and applications of spirituality and ethics in developing a consensus on Human Consciousness in Management Systems” (ISOL Foundation).  

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MUM College of Business Administration listed as 49th Best Value School in the USA

MUM’s College of Business Administration was named one of the top 50 “Best Value” bachelor’s degree programs in America. The ranking was determined by Best Value Schools, a company that “helps students find schools and degree programs that can provide the most available financial aid and assistance, the greatest support and service, the highest return on investment, and the best overall value.”

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Alumni Update Mahliyo Sattarova

Mahliyo Sattarova originally hails from Uzbekistan a “country [that] not many people know exists,”as she likes to joke. She came to Maharishi University of Management (MUM) to complete her Masters in Business Administration. Hearing that she settled into a position as a Loan Adjustor at Wells Fargo, I reached out to Mahliyo to see how her post-graduation life was going.

After completing her studies at MUM, Mahliyo moved to Los Angeles to seek out an administrative job. When asked about her transition from a small town to a large city, Mahliyo...

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