Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Clubs and Projects

Society of Women In Technology

Mission Statement

The Society of Women In TeCHnology (SWITCH) is a student run club for women technology students at NYU, both graduate and undergraduate. SWITCH empowers women to succeed in technology related fields, be it academic or professional, with an emphasis on music technology and the industry and arts professions. (SWITCH) is made up of engineers, scientists, artists, musicians, educators and music industry professionals who strive to inspire and learn from one and other. Through SWITCH, women are given an opportunity to network, collaborate, and share ideas.

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Upcoming Events

Fall 2015
SWiTCH will be hosting a mixer for women in technology.
Date and location to be determined.

Past Events

April 30th, 2015
SWiTCH/MARL Presents Ivan Selesnick
"Physical Modeling of Physical Non-Physical Instruments & Sparse Optimization for Linear Inverse Problems"

April 22nd, 2015
SWiTCH Spring Concert

April 10, 2015
SWiTCH hosts a Mastering Workshop presented by Emily Lazar

March 27th, 2015
SWiTCH Presents Miya Masaoka
Guest Speaker: Miya Masaoka

February 9th, 2015
SWiTCH Meet & Greet

December 3rd, 2014
SWiTCH Presents: Sonic Atmospheres
Guest speaker: Joan La Barbara

November 9th, 2014
SWiTCH hosted a Studio Basics Workshop

October 31st, 2014
SWiTCH/MARL Talk Event: Pauline Oliveros - “On The Anthology of Text Scores”

June 6th, 2014
SWiTCH hosted: Step Up Women's Network's Young Luminaries and Teen Showcase

May 9th, 2014
SWiTCH/MARL Talk: Dr. Yao Wang - “An Overview of Medical Image Processing Research”

May 2nd, 2014
Society of Women in Technology (SWiTCH) Spring Concert


April 25th, 2014
SWiTCH/MARL Talk: Dr. Poppy Crum - “Sensory Optimization: Technology For Augmenting Our Personal Environments”


March 7th - 28th, 2014
SWiTCH hosted a 4-week Girls Electronic Music Seminar (GEMS)

December 3rd, 2013
SWiTCH/MARL Lecture: Michelle Temple - “Working in Circles”

October 19th, 2013
SWiTCH Soiree; SWITCH in participation with WAM, Dubspot and Gender Amplified hosted a mixer for women in Technology.

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