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Students Pose With Jim Carrey for Photos

Jim Carrey gave the commencement speech for Maharishi University of Management. Lucky students Bodhi & Noah McNamara and Antariksha Sharma had the opportunity to meet Jim Carrey personally. Maybe next time he will visit all the children! Click to watch the full commencement address.                  


A Midsummer Night’s Dream This Weekend Only

From Jacqueline Leete, 11th Grade, Student Producer of Midsummer Night's Dream: The Shakespeare Ensemble in collaboration with Maharishi School presents Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream this Friday and Saturday night at 7:30 at Spayde Theater in the MUM Library building. Tickets are $10 for students and $15 general admission. When asked how he feels about the... Read More »


Pranav Chhalliyil Reports on His Trip to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

Pranav Chhalliyil, 7th grade, earned a trip to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair by winning Grand Champion at the Eastern Iowa Science and Engineering Fair, and third place at the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa. Read more about his reasearch and awards. By Pranav Chhalliyil, 7th grade: My trip to Intel International... Read More »


Bimba Shrestha Reports on the Intel International Science Fair

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair has been a once in a lifetime experience for me. I got a chance to look around LA, talk with Nobel Prize winners about their successes and failures, and meet scientists and engineers from over 70 different countries. I don't know if I have ever been to anything as... Read More »


Students Selected For All-Golden Triangle Senior Class

Each year two students from every school in the Golden-Triangle area (Fairfield, Washington and Mt. Pleasant areas) is honored in the All-Golden TriangleSenior Class and featured in the Fairfield Ledger. The students are selected based on their performance in the areas of academics, extracurricular activities and leadership. Maharishi School students receiving this honor are Mickey DeAngelis and... Read More »


See What School Can Be Kickstarter Project

Middle school teacher and alumnus, Richard Incorvia, is doing great projects with his students. He wants to create a documentary about this unique program. Here's what he has to say: Imagine a middle school where students choose to do real-world work. Follow the journey of teens who have taken over the local news. Our Goal We... Read More »


Culture Project

This week in the classroom... Our 5th and 6th graders presented their Culture Projects this week. Each student or team chose a country and researched the religious and cultural traditions. Countries researched included Costa Rica, Papua New Guinea, The Phillipines, Switzerland, Russia, Egypt, Argentina and many more!          


Preschool Students Get Rocket Demonstration

This week in the classroom... The preschool class had a presentation by the Middle School students about their rocket designs. The preschool students prepared the following questions: What makes the rocket go really high? What does the parachute do? What came out of the rocket? Can we see one of the rockets up close? How far... Read More »


Maharishi Team Finding Its Stride

Cross-country has given six students a chance to compete by Allyus Fritz-- Fairfield Ledger-- Samantha Bell was seeking a fresh outlook. Bell was living in Hilton Head Island, S.C. She felt that the people there were superficial. The wealthy community that Bell grew up in was not providing the acceptance that she needed. She wanted to... Read More »


Insect Project

This week in the classroom... The Intermediate Boys and Girls have been studying insects. The unit culminated with poster projects done at home and creative bug sock sculptures completed at school. The Intermediate girls read their insect book to the Primary girls.


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