Click through the following pages to explore a timeline of the history of women in biology and chemistry at MIT from 1865 to now.

Woman's Laboratory




               The Beginnings  

Margaret Hutchinson Rousseau






Progress for Women

A New Look for Gals at MIT




          Decades of Change

Focus on the Future centennial




A Century of Women at MIT

Faculty report group




     An Evolving Institute

Kristala Jones Prather




New Horizons