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Maharishi School Featured in Japanese Video

Earlier this year a delegation from the Akasaka TM Center in Japan visited Maharishi School, MUM and Fairfield to learn more about the success of the community here. A beautiful video story of their experience is featured below:

A Four Generation Meditation

by Susan Michael-- It all started in 1969 when a young college student traveled across the country to learn Transcendental Meditation. Fast forward to 2013 in Fairfield, where the Honkanen family gather for a family reunion and to celebrate their newest meditator. Ava is 10 years old and has just been taught TM by her great... Read More »

Kadie Roberts Wins “Miss Hawkeye State Junior Miss 2014”

Congratulations to Kadie Roberts, Maharishi School Junior, for winning the “Miss Hawkeye State Junior Miss” title at America’s U.S. Miss Pageant and Scholarship Program, held at the Blackhawk Hotel in Davenport, Iowa, on November 16. Kadie is now eligible to compete in July at America’s National U.S. Miss Pageant in Key West, Florida. America's U.S. Miss... Read More »

Waking the Inner Writer:  Consciousness in the Classroom

from Issue 10 -- by Dr. Richard Beall Power and insight are tucked into the title of veteran teacher Tom Kepler’s new book, "I Write: Being and Writing". Most of us read for the content of an article, a book, or a blog. If it’s an investigative piece, or is particularly creative, we might ponder the... Read More »

Key to Education Success

Featured on CBS 2 News May 17: Thursday, May 17 2012, 10:05 PM CDT  -- FAIRFIELD, IA (KGAN/KFXA) -- Tucked deep in Iowa's flatland, among the barns and fields, is one of the 12 great place Mother Earth News says you've probably never been. It's the city of Fairfield, Iowa, and something has been happening in... Read More »

Big Ideas and Vertical Thinking at Maharishi School

From Issue 6 by Dr. Richard Beall - April 2012 As Head of Maharishi School, people commonly ask me, “What is different about Maharishi School?” We’re a college prep school, so our students learn about quadratic equations, cell mitosis, literary analysis, historical perspective, and all the rest. But what makes learning at Maharishi School unique? In... Read More »

Seniors Present: Travelling to San Francisco

The seniors of Maharishi School would like to invite you to a presentation on their recent trip to San Francisco. They have many experiences and photographs to share and would like to thank you and everyone who supported them for this unforgettable trip. It is a time they will never forget. In their eight days the... Read More »

Lawrence Eyre Featured in National Pro Tennis Magazine

ADDvantage, the Magazine for the United States Professional Tennis Association, features Lawrence Eyre, 2009 USPTA National High School Coach of the Year. Get your game on track with meditation and yoga by Eric Hinchman, USPTA January 2012--The mind of a tennis player is the craziest thing. Consider the 1975 Wimbledon men's final when Arthur Ashe defeated... Read More »

Maharishi School: Peace From Within

Posted in TM Magazine, 12/21/11 click to read entire article Maharishi School: Adding Inner Peace to the Curriculum Thirty years ago two peace initiatives were born in different settings. The first occurred on September 7, 1989. In the small Midwestern town of Fairfield, Iowa, Maharishi School was founded to explore an innovative proposition. What would happen... Read More »

Sunshine on a Rainy New York Weekend

Tony Perri, award winning documentary School of Thought DVD producer, describes his personal experience of the Paul McCartney concert “Change Begins Within” There’s a steady rain falling in New York City this morning. My heavy video camera bag is slung over my shoulder and a black baseball cap is pulled down hard on my head. I... Read More »


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