Welcome to the Southwest
Institute for Research on Women!
The Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW) was founded in 1979 as a regional research and resource institute. SIROW’s region includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, and northwestern Mexico. SIROW’s mission is to develop, conduct, and disseminate collaborative outreach, education, intervention, and research projects of importance to diverse groups. Faculty, staff and students work locally, nationally and internationally with numerous University of Arizona colleges and departments, other institutions of higher education, K-12 schools, Native American tribes, governmental agencies and community-based organizations. SIROW’s projects focus on health and wellness, legal issues, education, employment, women’s history, and the arts.
SIROW Conference Poster Presentations
Franziska Frank had the opportunity to present two posters at two conferences, the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Social Science Association... read more
SIROW Receives New Funding
SIROW was recently awarded funding through the UA Consortium on Gender-Based Violence to develop and implement the Sex University (Sex U) Pilot Study... read more
Upcoming Summer Opportunity! Spectrum Virtual Wellness Program!
Liven up your summer routine and join the Spectrum program for a week of online learning and fun, July 20-24th! Spectrum is a wellness program for... read more