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AMITA Oral History Project on MIT Dome

AMITA Group: Entrepreneurship (log in first)

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Welcome!

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!
 

Millie Dresselhaus gets Presidential Medal 


November 24, 2014: Institute Professor - and AMITA member! -  Mildred Dresselhaus HM ’86 will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. [Slice of MIT article]   

AMITA New England Events

Wednesday, November 19: the MIT Club of Boston and AMITA will hold a MetroWest dinner featuring speaker Cathy Buckley, '71, on the issue of Climate Change.  Ms. Buckley has been trained as  a presenter in the Climate Reality project and will cover new energy supply and the politics of moving forwardRSVP

Sunday December 7:   Ellen Swallow Richard's Birthday Party!
Please join us for AMITA's annual Holiday Party to celebrate the birthday of Ellen Swallow Richards, our first alumna. Families are welcome. Please bring games and light refreshments to share. At 3pm, we will sing Happy Birthday to Ellen Swallow Richards and have cake and ice cream.  RSVP

 For details on upcoming events and events for our chapters and affiliated organizations, please see our Events Page.

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

Past Events

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Job Offer Negotiation Strategies
6:30-9:00pm in E51-335 at MIT

Sunday, June 8th, 2014
AMITA Annual Meeting
with speaker Professor Cynthia Barnhart CE '88, MIT's newest Chancellor!
11:30am-1:30pm in the Bush Room at MIT (10-105)

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

  

Spotlight

2014 AMITA Academic Award

Arunima Balan Chem ’14 was awarded the 2014 AMITA Academic Award this year. [Details]

MIT Initiative

New initiative on environment to be led by Susan Solomon, Ellen Swallow Richards Professor [MIT News article]  The Ellen Swallow Richards Professor is a chair established and funded by AMITA. [Details]

MIT Numbers

Women as a Percentage of Total Undergraduates, Graduate Students, and Faculty: Academic Years 1901-2014 [Graph]
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