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Maharishi University MBAs Receive Top Scores in Global Simulation

A team of MBA in Accounting students at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, IA recently finished in the 92nd percentile in an online integrated decision-making simulation that involved 1,125 master’s-degree-level teams worldwide. The top team (named Baldwin Group) reflects the international character of MUM’s student population: John Ortaliza (Philippines), Rithy Um (Cambodia), and Elias Mengistu (Ethiopia).

This is the 12th consecutive time that at least one group of MBA students from MUM have finished in the top tenth percentile since they began participating in the simulation in 2011....

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MUM Professors Win National Accounting Award

At the Annual Conference of IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) on June 20, 2017, MUM Accounting faculty members Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi were recognized as the 2017 IMA Lybrand Gold Medal Award winners for the Best Article published in the peer-reviewed Strategic Finance journal.  The article, “Are We Leaning Away from Standard Costing?: Reconciling Lean Accounting Theory and Practice,” was published in the June 2016 issue.

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Maharishi University MBA Students Finish in Top 1% in Worldwide Business Simulation

A team of MBA accounting students at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield recently finished in the 99th percentile in an online business simulation that involved 1,136 master’s-degree-level teams worldwide. The top team reflects the international character of MUM’s student population: Rahul Kedia (India), Sushil Aryal (Nepal), and Ankhbayar Sukhmaa (Mongolia).

This is the eighth time MBA students from MUM have finished in the top tenth percentile since they began participating in the simulation in 2011. Other US universities that finished in the Top 10 th percentile in the window of...

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Sustainable MBA Online Ranked Among Top Programs For Environmental Sustainability

MUM’s Sustainable MBA Online was recently ranked as one of the top programs for Environmental Sustainability by the website Online MBA Today, a popular site providing news and updates for MBA online students and those in the market for an online MBA.

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MUM PhD Student Featured in “Educating for Responsible Management”

A new book on global businesses and sustainability from Greenleaf publishing recently hit the market: Educating for Responsible Management: Putting Theory Into Practice. A portion of this treatise on sustainable practices was co-authored by MUM’s own Emanuel Schachinger.

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Zoey Jiang: From Accountant to TM Teacher

Zoey Jiang came to MUM in August 2014 to study in the Accounting Professionals MBA program. However, she felt so captivated by Maharishi’s knowledge that she transferred to the Maharishi Vedic Science master’s program within a week. In September, she is planning to attend the Transcendental Meditation Teacher Training Course in Bali.

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Bargerstock Named as Lean Accounting Professor of Year June 2016

Following the publication of “Leaning Away from Standard Costing” in the June 2016 issue of the peer-reviewed journal Strategic Finance, Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and PhD Student Ye Shi were  invited to speak at the Lean Accounting Summit (LAS) in San Antonio on August 26th.

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Cheryl Zavala, Accounting Forensics, and the Value of Relaxation

Cheryl Zavala discovered MUM through the love of her aunt and uncle, two Fairfield locals and university associates. While visiting her aunt, Marilyn Ungaro of the MUM Donations Department, Cheryl had the opportunity to listen to Doctor Fred Travis speak about the value of Transcendental Meditation to the human mind.

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Accounting Student Joel Dobgang Passes the CPA Exam

Maharishi University of Management (MUM) Accounting Professional student Joel Dobgang just passed the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam in the state of Ohio.

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Faculty Continue Leading Research in Lean Accounting with New Paper

A new article by MBA faculty members Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi yet again shows MUM’s leadership in the field of lean accounting.

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