Welcome to the Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA) website. We are the independent, non-profit group dedicated to: promoting alumnae accomplishments and history, maintaining connections among alumnae, and supporting women on campus. Join now!
Sunday March 8, 2015, 4-6pm: AMITA celebrated International Women's Day with an event featuring Pamela Curtis Swallow, who discussed her new book, "The
Remarkable Life and Career of Ellen Swallow Richards: Pioneer in Science
and Technology." This event was also supported by the MIT Division of Student Life and Women@Broad. Please view the recording of this event here.
Sunday June 7, 2015 - Save the Date for AMITA's Annual Meeting!
For details on upcoming events and events for our chapters and affiliated organizations, please see our Events Page.
Millie Dresselhaus gets Presidential Medal
Alumnae elected to the MIT Corporation!
On June 5, 2014, the MIT Corporation elected 11 term members, with terms of five or two years including these alumnae:
Ilene Gordon '75, SM '76
Samantha F. O'Keefe '09, SM '12
Theresa M. Stone SM '76
AMITA extends our congratulations to these alumnae. [Election details on MIT News
Congratulations to AMITA award winners!
Several alumnae have won institute awards which are detailed here
We are especially proud of Dorothy Curtis
who is our newly elected AMITA president as well as Sandy Yulke
who was a past AMITA president.
Bronze Beaver Award
Sandra Gay Yulke ’74, SM ’77
Henry B. Kane ’24 Award
Michelle M. Aquing ’08
Harold E. Lobdell ’17 Distinguished Service Award
Alice E. Campbell ’78, SM ’79
Dorothy W. Curtis ’73
Charlene C. Kabcenell ’79
George B. Morgan ’20 Award
Noelle M. Merritt ’85
Wednesday February 25, 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM in 32-G401 (Stata Center)
Sunday, December 7th, 2014
Ellen Swallow Richard's Birthday Party
1:00-3:30pm in McCormick Hall at MIT
Sunday, November 09, 2014
Challenging Technical Privilege: How Race and Gender Matter
2:00-5:00pm in 32-D463 (Star)
Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Job Offer Negotiation Strategies
6:30-9:00pm in E51-335 at MIT
Join AMITA Now!
AMITA members are working toward making MIT a better place for women and connecting alumnae for fun, and maybe even profit! Join now! For more information or to contact our Membership Chair, please email Veena Jayadeva '10