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May 23: Watch Maharishi University of Management commencement online as live streaming video

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23 May 2015

The commencement ceremony at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, USA, will be held this Saturday, May 23. The event can be watched online as live streaming video.

The ceremony, with a record number of graduates, will begin at 1:00pm (US Central Time), and will last about two hours.

Dr. Yukio Hatoyama, prime minister of Japan in 2009-2010, will deliver the commencement address and will be awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws.

To watch the live broadcast, click here

The graduating students include 96 undergraduates and 252 graduate students. Also receiving degrees will be 43 students at Maharishi Invincibility Institute in South Africa who have been enrolled in MUM's BA in business and MBA programs via distance education.

A total of 158 will be receiving an MS in computer science—the largest academic department at the university. Twenty students will be receiving degrees in the David Lynch MA in Film. Three students will be receiving PhDs, two in management and one in Maharishi Vedic Science. Among undergraduate students, 20 will be receiving degrees in media and communications, and 18 in sustainable living.

About Maharishi University of Management

Maharishi University of Management (MUM) is a private, accredited university featuring Consciousness-Basedsm Education, designed to develop the student's total potential. The curriculum offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in the arts, sciences, humanities, and business, but also integrates self-development programs. All students, faculty, and staff practice the Transcendental Meditation® technique, which develops integrated brain functioning, promotes wellness, and enhances learning ability and academic performance. Other innovations include taking one course for 3-1/2 weeks with a three-day break between each course, and organic vegetarian meals. Visitors Weekends are held throughout the year. For more information, call the Admissions Office at 800-369-6480 [toll-free in US; outside US call: 1 641-472-1110] or visit

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