Sloan Women In Management

Sloan Women in Management (SWIM) works to increase opportunities for all women at MIT Sloan through networking events, speaker series, professional development workshops, mentorship programs, and community-building events. In addition to its year-long programming, SWIM hosts an annual conference where students can dialogue with today's leading women. The organization’s primary goals are to:

  • Create an inviting and supportive community for all Sloan women and individuals who identify as women;
  • Advance the careers of current MIT Sloan women through relevant programming and connections with MIT and MIT Sloan alumni;
  • Work with faculty, administrators, and the greater business community to increase opportunities for women in business; and
  • Attract top-talent female students to MIT Sloan.
Oct 24, 2010

Speaker Event – Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

This article appeared News@MITSloan and was written by Sarah Foote
Women Entrepreneurs Around The Globe
By Sarah Foote

Three MIT Sloan clubs worked together to bring guest speaker Gayle Tzemach Lemmon to the School to talk about women-owned businesses to Afghanistan, Rwanda, and Bosnia. The Net Impact, Sloan Entrepreneurs for International Development, and Sloan Women in Management (SWIM) clubs worked together to bring the researcher, journalist, and author to speak to students about women-owned businesses in countries fraught with strife. Continue reading