With your help, SIROW can continue to help women and families as they overcome adversities such as unemployment, homelessness, abuse, health difficulties and other challenging life situations. Your tax-deductible donation will help purchase baby formula, diapers, clothing, and school books, as... read more
Welcome to Southwest Institute for Research on Women
The Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW) is a regional research and resource center within the Women’s Studies Department at the University of Arizona. SIROW’s region includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, west Texas, Utah, Wyoming, and the Northwestern Mexico border region. Founded in 1979, SIROW researchers work collaboratively with several University of Arizona colleges and departments, other educational institutions, governmental agencies and numerous community-based organizations with regard to issues pertinent to the lives of women and girls.
Catch up on all of the interesting new projects and read about the results and findings from projects that have been completed in the last year. Click here (pdf)
The latest edition of the Regional Newsletter is available. This newsletter contains news and updates from Gender and Women's Studies Departments and research institutes from around the SIROW region, which includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Wyoming and Northwestern... read more
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