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Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA)



  • Usage: 1964-

Historical Note

AMITA or Association of MIT Alumnae (earlier term is the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Women's Association). MITWA changed its name to the Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA) in 1964. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Women's Association (MITWA) was founded in 1899.


Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Interviews of the Margaret MacVicar Memorial AMITA Oral History Project

Identifier: MC-0356

The Margaret MacVicar Memorial AMITA (Association of MIT Alumnae) Oral History Project began in 1990 with the purpose of documenting life histories of women who graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The collection comprises interviews of women who graduated in 1922 and later. Interviews have been conducted by students working in MIT’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP).

Dates: 1989 - 2021

Association of MIT Alumnae records

Identifier: MC-0065
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains correspondence, bylaws, annual reports, minutes of meetings, directories and records that document the administration and activities of the Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA). The collection includes documents from the 1907 incorporation of the Association in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.There are good records from the founding years of the organization, including minutes of association meetings and summary annual reports, from 1903 to 1936. Ellen...
Dates: 1900 - 2022