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.
Upcoming Event: Bown Bag! Welcome Julie Luchetta
Please join SIROW and GWS on Tuesday, March 19, from 12:30 to 1:45 for a brown bag event. Julie Luchetta from Our Family Services will be presenting... read more
CELEBRATE WITH SIROW!
Purchase your tickets today for SIROW’s 40th Anniversary Celebration -- an evening of dinner, entertainment, and celebration April 11, 2019 5:30pm-8:... read more
Homeless Women Face Health Issues, Violence
TUCSON, AZ – (October 22, 2018) – How are women becoming homeless, and how is their health and well-being affected? A recent white paper by the UA... read more