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.
U-MATTER – A New Project to Address the Opioid Epidemic
The U-MATTER (Unified Medication Assisted Treatment Targeted Engagement Response) project is a coordinated effort of Pima County, Tucson Police... read more
SIROW/WOSAC Travel Awards
Congratulations to this year's SIROW/WOSAC travel awardees: Stephanie Murphy, who presented on “Tech Security, Racial Capitalism, and Feminist... read more
Have you seen these thought provoking ads around Tucson?
The Bridges to Wellness (B-Well) project teamed up with the Pima County Prevention Coalition (CPC) to design and fund advertisement that promote... read more