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Brochure: recent and upcoming AMITA activities.

AMITA Oral History Project on MIT Dome


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Alumnae on the Boston Marathon MIT Team

Read about everyone on the team including
our AMITA volunteer reporter Maggie Lloyd '12 as well as
Jenn Gagner '07
Madeline Hickman '11
Sally Miller '16
Dava Newman '89

AMITA New England Events

Sunday, June 8th:  AMITA will hold it's Annual Meeting with speaker Cynthia Barnhart, MIT's newest Chancellor!

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

Four MIT seniors win Marshall Scholarships

Four MIT seniors (all alumnae!) — Kate Koch, Colleen Loynachan, Kirin Sinha, and Grace Young — are among 34 new winners nationwide of prestigious Marshall Scholarships, which support two years of graduate study in the United Kingdom.
[MIT News article]

MIT Professors Win Genius Grants

Dina Katabi '98 and Sara Seager, brought to MIT by AMITA's Ellen Swallow Richards Professorship, have won MacArthur genius grants. See MIT News story.

Past Events

Saturday, March 8th, 2014
AMITA celebrated International Women's Day with a workshop, Achieve Your Financial Goals
1pm in MIT Room 32-D463.

Monday, February 10th, 2014
Legal Issues for Start-ups
6:30-9:00pm, MIT Room E51-315.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014
AMITA Women Mentoring and Networking

R&D Common area of Stata Center building.

Sunday December 8, 2013
Ellen Swallow Richards Birthday and AMITA Holiday Party

1pm-3:30pm, at McCormick Hall, on campus.

Friday September 27, 2013

Held at Elephant Walk in Cambridge.

Sunday June 9, 2013
AMITA Annual Meeting

Light brunch and networking at 11:30am followed by the annual meeting and an insightful presentation on tax policy by Professor Andrea Louise Campbell.

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



M.I.T. Numbers

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

Alumnae In The News

The Atlantic recently published two articles about MIT Alumnae:

Irene Greif: The First Woman to Get a Ph.D. in Computer Science From MIT

Radia Perlman: Don't Call Me the Mother of the Internet

Save the Date!

Sunday, June 8th: AMITA's Annual Meeting

2013 Academic Award
Christie Chiu ’13 was awarded this year...  [MIT News Article]
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