iSTEM Press Release

iSTEM recently published a press release. To view it, click HERE.

Mon, 09/30/2013 - 15:19
Crossroads' New Website

The Crossroads Collaborative: Youth Sexuality, Health and Rights

Funded by the Ford Foundation (to UA-Family Studies and Human Development (Stephen Russell) and Department of English (Aleda Lacona), The Crossroads Collaborative includes University of Arizona (UA) faculty and students and two youth-oriented community partners, Gay-Straight Alliance Network and YWCA Tucson. The collaborative is dedicated to advancing research, graduate training, public conversation, and...

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Mon, 09/23/2013 - 13:45
Gender Equity in STEM

A recent column on the impact of STEM equity engagement.

Thu, 09/19/2013 - 09:44
Gender Summit 3 - North America

The Gender Summit 3 – North America will take place in Washington, DC on November 13-15, 2013, with the National Science Foundation as the lead partner.

Established in 2011, the Gender Summit has become the foremost forum for engaging top-level researchers, policy makers, science and innovation leaders, and other actors and stakeholders in STEM, to address gender issues in research and innovation where they impact on efficacy, quality, and success of these sectors. The theme for this...

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Wed, 09/18/2013 - 09:49
SIROW Helps Psychology Progress

A recent article by SIROW’s Josephine D. Korchmaros, Claudia Powell, & Sally Stevens has been identified as being of special interest to progress in the Psychology field and selected to be highlighted in the current edition of the Psychology Progress series. Psychology Progress alerts the scientific community to breaking journal articles considered to represent the best in Psychology research. To view the current edition of the Psychology Progress series, go HERE.

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 11:07
Las Rosas Project Findings Disseminated

SIROW's J. Korchmaros, PhD, recently presented findings from SIROW's Las Rosas Project at the David A. Kenny Festschrift: Advances in Social Psychology. See SIROW's presentation HERE.

Fri, 08/23/2013 - 13:31
National Association of Drug Court Professionals Annual Training Conference

SIROW's J. Korchmaros, PhD, recently presented findings from SIROW's National Cross-Site Evaluation of Juvenile Drug Court and Reclaiming Futures Project at the National Association of Drug Court Professionals Annal Training Conference. See SIROW's presentation HERE.

Fri, 08/23/2013 - 13:27
Terry Mullin Wins Gold!

Our very own Terry Mullin (SIROW and Gender and Women's Studies Business Manager, Senior) competed in the 50's division of the National Senior Olympics and brought home gold!  Congratulations to Terry and her team on this impressive achievement. 

Fri, 08/23/2013 - 11:46
GWS & SIROW awarded MacArthur Foundation ProjectConnect Grant

GWS Department Head Monica Casper, SIROW director Sally Stevens, and recent Ph.D. November Papaleo are extremely excited to share the news that the UA, in collaboration with The Feminist Wire, has been awarded one of 16 grants (out of 266 applicants!) from the MacArthur Foundation's ProjectConnect.

The UA/TFW team will host workshops for middle-school children on digital activism for social justice. The cornerstone of the project is the collaborative creation, production, and use of...

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Thu, 07/18/2013 - 09:34
Workshop for Girls Held in Guanajuato, Mexico

Congratulations to SIROW staff member Monica Davis and SIROW volunteer Dominique Cruz for co-facilitating a successful week-long workshop for youth in rural Guanajuato, Mexico using SIROW’s ProJoven: Educación de Salud Sexual curriculum. Youth attending the summer program at Resplandor International, a non-profit organization founded by Dr. Todd Fletcher, Distinguished Outreach Professor in the UA College of Education, had the opportunity during ProJoven to engage in lively discussion and...

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Thu, 07/18/2013 - 09:29