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Tiny school sweeps 3 international and national awards

M School logo 2All students, teachers and administration meditate – a research-validated approach to educational excellence

Source: www.Maharishi University of Management
Maharishi School – Fairfield, Iowa 52557, June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

In May, a tiny school in Fairfield, Iowa, where all students, teachers and administration meditate, made history by sweeping 3 international and national awards:

1. A Maharishi School team competed against 8000 students from around the world in Destination Imagination, a creative problem-solving competition and finished in 1st place in their category and won the prestigious DaVinci award for outstanding creativity at the Global Finals competition

2. Its Student Rocketry team won $10,000 and 4th place in the national TARC – Team America Rocketry Challenge

3. Science Fair: A Maharishi School sophomore won the Iowa BioGenius Award and competed at the INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles where he finished in 3rd place in the microbiology category out of 89 entries. His judges included a Nobel Laureate.

The school administration believes the success of their students lies in their unique education approach that incorporates a daily practice of meditation and yoga into their college-preparatory program for day and boarding students. The school uses the Transcendental Meditation® program for developing the student’s consciousness, deep thinking skills, and creativity. Research has validated this approach – showing better academic performance and increased intelligence among students.

For more information, see the school’s website at www.MaharishiSchoolIowa.org or email the Director of Enrollment Management at cchesnutt@msae.edu

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Ringo Starr Honored With David Lynch Foundation’s ‘Lifetime Of Peace & Love Award’

Barbara, Ringo, David, and Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh with "his fragrant other half".

Barbara, Ringo, David, and Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh with “his fragrant other half”.

Ringo Starr was recently honored by the David Lynch Foundation. Many guests came, incl. Joe Walsh, Jim Carrey, Peter Frampton, and more. Here are more pictures: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2543128/Ringo-Starr-jumps-Jim-Carrey-shows-mock-Beatles-T-shirt-faces-Dumb-And-Dumber-characters.html

See also http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ringo-starr-honored-with-lifetime-of-peace-and-love-award-20140121#ixzz2rAZwY2iD

And a nice and short video here: http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/video/9751038-ringo-starr-honored-with-david-lynch-foundations-lifetime-of-peace-love-award/