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Commencement – May 23, 2015

The former Prime Minister of Japan, Dr. Yukio Hatoyama, will be the Commencement Speaker during graduation exercises this May.  At that time Dr. Hatoyama will also be honored with the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws (read more).

Deep Green Business Symposium – July 26th – 27th 2015

MUM Business Department is delighted to hold the 3rd International Deep Green Business Symposium on MUM campus. The theme this year is ‘Global Green Opportunities and Technologies’. The...

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Measuring Your Carbon Footprint

MUM’s Dr. Scott Herriott will be giving a free presentation on how to measure your carbon footprint on Tuesday, February 17th, in Argiro’s Festival Hall at 7:30 pm.

The term “carbon footprint” refers to the amount of greenhouse gasses that an individual produces during their day-to-day life, which is an indicator of how much they contribute to climate change. Greenhouse gasses can come from a variety of sources, including transportation, food production/consumption, fuels, manufactured goods, buildings, and services. When all of these factors are considered together and total greenhouse gas...

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Dr. Herriott Authors Textbook on Sustainable Tech

Management professor Scott Herriott published a textbook in December titled Feasibility Analysis for Sustainable Technologies: An Engineering-Economic Perspective.

Business Experts Press published the 300-page book as part of their Environmental and Social Sustainability for Business Advantage Collection, edited by Chris Laszlo, the well-known author of Embedded Sustainability.

Dr. Herriott’s book walks readers through a feasibility analysis of a renewable-energy or energy-efficiency project. Included are a basic description of the technology, cash flow analysis, and examples of a variety of sustainable projects. The book is useful to business students and to...

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New Books from Business Faculty Released

Two new books, Business Intelligence and Data Mining and Feasibility Analysis for Sustainable Technologies: An Engineering-Economic Perspective, have just been published by Maharishi University Business faculty Dr. Anil Maheshwari and Scott Herriot.

In December, Dr. Maheshwari published Business Intelligence and Data Mining through Business Expert Press. At 180 pages long, the book is comprehensive enough to be used as a college textbook in business classes but also short enough to provide a thorough education in data mining to busy business executive. “As a complete novice to this area just starting out...

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Data Mining Book by MUM Faculty Available at Amazon

In December, Maharishi University of Management’s Dr. Anil Maheshwari published Business Intelligence and Data Mining through Business Expert Press.

At 180 pages long, the book is comprehensive enough to be used as a college textbook in business classes but also short enough to provide a thorough education in data mining to busy business executive. “As a complete novice to this area just starting out on a MBA course I found the book incredibly useful and very easy to follow and understand,” says a reviewer, “The concepts are clearly explained and make...

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“Feasibility Analysis” by Dr. Scott Herriott Available Now

Maharishi University’s Dr. Herriott has recently published Feasibility Analysis for Sustainable Technologies: An Engineering-Economic Perspective.

Dr. Herriott’s book includes an analysis of an energy efficiency project. Included are descriptions of technology, cash flow analysis, a variety of sustainable projects. The book appropriate for business students and also for sustainability professionals who are responsible for implementing sustainable technologies. “When I started teaching my MBA course on sustainable technologies, I realized that there was no book that could simply explain technology to the finance people and finance to the technology people, so I conceived...

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Alumni Success: Ganesh Baniya Lands High Position at the Washington Post

Just one year after graduating with an MBA degree in Accounting from Maharishi University of Management, Ganesh Baniya landed a top position at the Washington Post as Manager of Financial Accounting. Starting his job over a year ago in September 2013, he currently supervises a number of senior accountants. Ganesh’s team is responsible for closing out the books each month, consolidating financial statements of affiliate companies and issuing monthly and yearly financial statements. His duties also include assisting the Treasurer and managing the bank accounts. Ganesh is the main contact...

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What Naya Raj Baral Says About Our Business Program

In this new video, Naya Raj Baral, Chief Financial Officer of Maharishi Ayurvedic Products International and MUM Alumnus, talks about his transformational experience as a business student at Maharishi University of Management.

After hearing about MUM from a friend, Naya Raj came to MUM from his home country of Nepal. He was so impressed with the Vedic values of the university that he said he didn’t even miss his home. He even ended up moving his family to Fairfield so that his children could enjoy an education at...

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Dr. Herriott Publishes Textbook on Sustainable Technologies

Management professor Scott Herriott published a textbook in December called Feasibility Analysis for Sustainable Technologies: An Engineering-Economic Perspective. Business Experts Press published the book as part of their Environmental and Social Sustainability for Business Advantage Collection, edited by Chris Laszlo, the well-known author of Embedded Sustainability.

Dr. Herriott’s book walks readers through a feasibility analysis of a renewable energy or energy efficiency project. Included are a basic description of the technology, cash flow analysis, and examples of a variety of sustainable projects. The book is not only appropriate for business...

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Viola Witt: Bridging the Gap Between Managers and Engineers

Viola Witt holds a master’s degree in civil engineering and environmental technology from Hamburg University of Technology, in her hometown in Germany. After graduating, she found the perfect job: she designed the foundation structures of offshore wind turbines, which combined her interests in engineering and sustainability. But in 2013, her desire for personal growth brought her to MUM.

Viola grew up in a family that practices the Transcendental Meditation® technique and over time the development of consciousness became more and more important to her. But her busy schedule didn’t allow...

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