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.
Sexual Health Awareness: Putting it Into Practice
Sexual Health Awareness: Putting it Into Practice By Fedora Preston Haynes and Tamara Sargus September is Sexual Health awareness month, the... read more
Free HIV Testing Offered by SIROW's B-Well Project 9/10-9/11
SIROW's B-Well project and the Pima County Health Department (PCHD) will be at Park Place Mall this weekend, 9/10 & 9/11, providing free and... read more
Update on Homelessness with US Interagency Council on Homelessness, University of Arizona, City of Tucson, and Pima County
Dr. Keith Bentele recently provided a presentation to the Tucson Pima Collaboration to End Homelessness which included an Update on Homelessness with... read more