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!
AMITA New England Events
SUNDAY November 9: Please join us for a screening of an earlier MIT Symposium on
"Challenging Technical Privilege: How Race and Gender Matter." This
video presents a panel of speakers. Several speakers recount their
experiences as women and minorities in earning a STEM degree at MIT.
Other speakers analyze data on women and minorities in the STEM fields
and give recommendations on increasing participation. 2pm-5pm 32-D463 Star Conference Room in the Stata Center at MIT. RSVP
Wednesday, November 19: the MIT Club of Boston and AMITA will hold a MetroWest dinner featuring speaker Cathy Buckley, '70, 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 forward. RSVP
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
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, 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