Coronavirus Information

Until further notice, the University of Arizona, in accordance with the guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, encourages all employees to work remotely. Our offices are closed to the public, but you can reach the Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW), Monday–Friday 8am-5pm:

Get COVID-19 updates and information for the University of Arizona community. Also, see SBS resources for continuing instruction and learning.

LGBTQ+ Research

Current Projects

 The Lighthouse Project

Contact: Claudia Powell (

The Lighthouse Project is designed to link homeless LGBTQ+ youth and young adults to a trauma-informed system of care.


Spectrum Project

Contact: Claudia Powell (

The Spectrum Project is a culturally-responsive, LGBTQ+ affirming continuum of HIV prevention and education services, expanded substance use and co-occurring disorder treatment and a myriad of supportive services.