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Proposed Bylaw Change

October 21, 2019

After a successful update to our Bylaws last year, we have two more changes proposed for this year. These changes will help bring us in line with MIT's standards. Please review the proposed changes, and if you're in agreement, vote (in person) at the Women's League Office (10-342) anytime on Monday, November 25th to make these changes permanent!


Fall Fashion Free-For-All makes wintery dreams come true!

October 21, 2019

Still going strong after 24 years, this year's event was bigger than ever!

Seeking volunteers for the Fall Fashion Free-For-All!

September 5, 2019

Looking to volunteer on campus? More than anything this year, we need a few extra hands to help us sort and organize our mammoth collection of donations ready for our October 18 clothing giveaway event! 

Volunteer with the Fall Fashion Free for All

June 30, 2019

The Fall Fashion Free-For-All (FFFFA) is a Women’s League public service project that provides gently used clothing to a targeted population of MIT undergraduates. And we are looking for volunteers! Learn more...

Springtime Tea at Gray House

May 2, 2019

Christine Reif and the MIT Women’s League invite you to celebrate the season at a Springtime Tea at Gray House, the residence of MIT presidents since 1917.

Women's League 2019 Annual Meeting

April 30, 2019

The MIT Women’s League is pleased to announce Debbie Douglas, Director of Collections and Curator of Science and Technology at the MIT Museum, as our speaker for the 2019 Annual Meeting.

Chorale Spring Concerts

April 20, 2019

The MIT Women's Chorale will hold its spring concert on May 11.

Introducing the Clothing Cube!

April 15, 2019

As part of the Women's League's ongoing commitment to support our student community, we're proud to announce the opening of the Clothing Cube! Learn more about how you can help.

2019 Stratton Lecture on Aging Successfully

April 1, 2019

A collaborative project of MIT’s Medical Department, Age Lab and Women’s League, the 2019 Catherine N. Stratton Aging Successfully Lecture brings together panelists from the fields of Ethics and Neuroscience, Geriatric Medicine, Nursing Management, and Elder Law who attend to the many issues facing older adults, and are especially sensitive to the needs of those with cognitive impairment.

MIT CASE receives MLK Leadership award

March 8, 2019

The Women's League was delighted to support the nomination of student-run CASE (Class Awareness Support and Equality) for the 2019 Martin Luther King Jr Leadership Award.

The Laya Weisner Awards 2018

March 1, 2019

Meet Tchelet Segev, this year's Laya W. Wiesner Award recipient, and Kate Mytty, winner of the 2018 Laya Wiesner Community Award. The Women's League is proud to have created these two awards that honor Laya Wiesner, wife of MIT’s 13th president Jerome Wiesner. 

Thank you for 37 years!

January 9, 2019

Thank you Keiko Kanda for 37 years of dedicated service as the Coordinator of our Babysitting Room! 

#GivingTuesday 2018

December 15, 2018

What's a good way to get a smile from a passerby? The Women's League marked #GivingTuesday on December 3, 2018, by handing out 240 cookies to the MIT Community in Lobby 10.

Japanese Wives Group Penpal Project builds friendships across continents

December 4, 2018

The MIT Japanese Wives Group continues to engage in its activities within and beyond Boston. As one of the activities, The MIT Japanese Wives Group in Japan has started "The Penpal Project."

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