MIU Achievements

David Samuel—Growing Through Supporting Others

David Samuel—Growing Through Supporting Others

David Samuel came to MIU from India, where he began his career as a data analyst. He developed a passion for finance and accounting and has worked as a financial analyst in multiple sectors, including manufacturing, information technology, and the service industry. He...

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Alafair Turner—2020 MIU Salutatorian

Alafair Turner—2020 MIU Salutatorian

Alafair Turner arrived at MIU in August 2018 and, in less than two years, she learned the TM-Sidhi® program, became a teacher of the Transcendental Meditation® technique, and graduated as salutatorian. A self-described seeker, Alafair was pursuing a major she designed...

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Mohamed Hassan—From Architect to Software Developer

Mohamed Hassan—From Architect to Software Developer

MIU student Mohamed Alfidil Hassan left his war-torn country of Sudan in 2016 to seek a better life and career opportunities in the US. Even though he had a green card and a degree in architecture, he couldn’t find a job in his field, so he took a customer service...

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MIU Offers Three New Online Degree Programs This Fall

MIU Offers Three New Online Degree Programs This Fall

MIU is launching three new master’s programs this fall, bringing the total number of degrees available online to 12. The management department is presenting a master’s degree in leadership and conflict resolution, which will aim to train students in leading one’s...

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MIU Changemakers Launch Podcast

MIU Changemakers Launch Podcast

A team of MIU students created a new podcast with the goal of spreading the word about MIU and highlighting powerful and significant changemakers across the globe. Called Mighty Fine Changemakers, the podcast plans to explore topics such as self-development,...

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Gareth Wallace—The Entrepreneurial Manager

Gareth Wallace—The Entrepreneurial Manager

MIU alumnus Peter Gareth Wallace recently began a new position at Aeron Lifestyle Technologies as manager of business development at their Fairfield headquarters. Gareth received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from MIU and later his PhD...

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Molly Duff Receives Full Scholarship for MFA Program

Molly Duff Receives Full Scholarship for MFA Program

MIU student Molly Duff finished her MA in Studio Art in December and will be attending the MFA program at the University of Southern Florida, Tampa, in the fall. Molly will receive a full scholarship, a paid teaching assistantship, and a stipend for the entire length...

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Heather Carlisle—Integrating Health and Personal Development

Heather Carlisle—Integrating Health and Personal Development

Heather Carlisle is a licensed cosmetologist and massage therapist from Algona, Iowa, with 24 years of experience. Although she lives only four hours away from Fairfield, she had never heard of MIU until ads for the university started showing up on her Facebook feed....

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Jessica Mauro—Integrating Creativity and Wellness

Jessica Mauro—Integrating Creativity and Wellness

MIU student Jessica Mauro has a wide range of interests, including medicine as well as the visual and performing arts. While studying graphic design and 3D animation at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, she saw an ad for MIU. She was drawn to the university’s...

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MIU Students in China Send Protective Masks to Fairfield Campus

MIU Students in China Send Protective Masks to Fairfield Campus

When Chinese students heard about MIU’s need for personal protective equipment (PPE) due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several of them stepped up by donating masks. PhD student Yong Xu has sent 50 face shields, 500 KN95 masks, and four infrared thermometers from China. He...

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MBA Students Receive Scholarships for CMA Exam

MBA Students Receive Scholarships for CMA Exam

The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) recently awarded prestigious scholarships to nine MIU students to facilitate passing the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam. The nine students are in the MBA Accounting and MBA SAP Finance programs and were...

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