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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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Lauren Webster: Taking Psychology to the Workplace

Lauren Webster came to MUM from New Orleans, Louisiana, where she graduated from Xavier University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in sociology. Lauren has always been fascinated by human behavior and wanted to use her psychology training in a business environment, so she decided to earn an MBA.

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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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Fairfield: The “Entrepreneurial Capital of Iowa”

MUM’s hometown of Fairfield has been called the “entrepreneurial capital of Iowa” by governor Terry Branstad.

According to the Fairfield Economic Development Association (FEDA), “a third of venture capital in the entire state has been invested in Fairfield-based companies.”

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Concept To Market Institute

The Maharishi University of Management (MUM) College of Business is pleased to announce its latest development, the Concept to Market Institute (CTMI). The CTMI allows students to take business ideas and transform them into viable companies.

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CEO of Global ID Group Ken Ross Talks to MUM College of Business


You’ve probably seen the non GMO butterfly that is proudly displayed on most health foods. However, you may not know that the company behind the butterfly was started in a science lab on the Maharishi University of Management campus.

Founded in 1996 by microbiology professor John Fagan, Global ID Group has since grown into a multinational business with an annual revenue of 20 million dollars. The mission of Global ID Group is to provide companies with “integrated food safety and food quality solutions that address the challenges and opportunities in the...

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Zhou Jiang Named Top Accounting Student

Zhou Jiang, a PhD student in management, was recently recognized by the Iowa Society of CPAs after being nominated by the management department as the 2016 Outstanding Accounting Student.

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