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's Lighthouse Project - Press Release
Please follow this link to the Lighthouse Project's Press Release: https://sbs.arizona.edu/news/ua-institute-tackles-homelessness-among-lgbtq-young-... read more
SIROW Foundation: SIROW Past Directors
SIROW’s 40th Anniversary celebration was a success; joined by over 100 supporters from the community and university we celebrated their and SIROW’s... read more
Eller College of Management Funding SIROW Project
SIROW Research Professor, Sally Stevens, received funding from UA’s Eller College of Management: The Making Action Possible Dashboard for her project... read more