Seek social and professional advancement and cultural enrichment of Latinas in the MIT community and the Boston-Cambridge area.
Promote the success of individual Latinas by providing Latinas with support and guidance in their endeavors.
Raise awareness among the MIT community about the issues affecting Latinas, including but not limited to racism and sexism.
President: Camila Zavala
Hey! I am Camila, and I’m a sophomore studying Computer Science (6-3). Outside of academics I enjoy going to all the lcc club events, being a part of the hispanic culture at MIT is very important to me so it makes me happy to go to these events. I also enjoy hiking, kayaking, and walking along the river on my free time.
Vice President: Claire Lorenzo
Hi everyone! My name is Claire and I am vice-president of Mujeres this year! I am from Montreal, Canada but I'm Puerto Rican and Belgian :), and I'm a junior studying course 6-3 living in La Casa. Outside of MIT, I also love watching basketball, watching movies, dancing, playing music and cooking. I love Mujeres because I love how tight of a community we are, and the support I get from other members.
Treasurer: Cassandra Parada
Hello everyone! My name is Cassandra Parada and I am from El Paso Texas. I am a junior studying course 10B (Chemical-Biological Engineering) and currently living in La Casa. In my free time I enjoy listening to podcasts, cooking/baking, and searching for good boba places in Boston.
Webmaster/Publicity Chair: Janine Medrano
Hi! My name is Janine and I'm a first year student at MIT studying Course 6-9 (Computation and Cognition). Outside of Mujeres, I am also cooking chair of La Casa (Spanish House). In my free time, I love to bake, weightlift, and be part of the MIT Concert Choir.
Secretary: Audrey Vargas
Hi! I’m Audrey, and I’m a second-year studying Computer Science and Engineering. I’m primarily interested in exploring machine learning and data science in the context of either finance or biology. In my free time, I enjoy listening to music, doing any sort of exercise (running, weightlifting, and dancing to name a few), and chilling with my friends!
Amor Chair: Kayle Orantes
Hi everyone! My name is Kayle. I'm a sophomore studying 6-3. I'm originally from California but grew up in Utah. I'm so excited for another great year for Mujeres Latinas!