The University of Arizona- Gender and Women’s Studies Department and the Southwest Institute for Research On Women (SIROW) hosted its annual Southwest Region GWS Heads and Directors Summit on January 30-31st. The Summit brings together Gender and Women’s Studies departments from within the southwest region (Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, and Wyoming) for discussion on topics relevant to GWS. This year, six states were represented, with more than 20... Read more

Post date: Mon, 02/09/2015 - 13:17

SIROW and UA-GWS paln to facilitate a community presentation that will be given by Rosi Andrade (SIROW) and Eithne Luibheid (GWS) at the Casas Adobes Congregational Church, UCC (6801 N. Oracle, Tucson, AZ.) on February 15, 2015 (11:30 to 12:30). Please consider attending and please forward to others who may be interested.

Post date: Tue, 02/03/2015 - 09:58

Dr. Josephine Korchmaros, Director of Research Methods and Statistics at the University of Arizona- Southwest Institute for Research On Women, and colleagues published their new article on Adolescent Online Romantic Relationship Initiation: Differences by Sexual and Gender Identification in Journal of AdolescenceTo view the article,... Read more

Post date: Mon, 02/02/2015 - 09:28

SIROW invites to public to the attend the Sally & Ralph Duchin Campus Lecture SeriesThis intregueing series will discuss the nature of the Russian anti-gay campaign, and why it has been such an easy sell not only to the Russian public but audiences near and far. For more infomation, click... Read more

Post date: Wed, 01/14/2015 - 10:42

The Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW) had a number of successes in 2014, one of which is its partnership with the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. SIROW collaborates with the Pascua Yaqui Tribe on externally funded projects of importance - focusing on workforce development and health and well-being. SIROW’s iSTEM Project, funded by the National Science Foundation, provides mentoring and informal science experiences for students in grades 3rd - 8th... Read more

Post date: Tue, 12/23/2014 - 08:57

The Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW) had a number of successes in 2014, one of which is its inclusiveness and success in working with diverse groups of people living in the southwest US/Mexico border region. SIROW’s externally funded projects provide innovative intervention research with immigrant mothers; legal services for low-wage workers; substance abuse treatment for addicted women and their children; continuing care for adolescence completing treatment... Read more

Post date: Tue, 12/23/2014 - 08:56

SIROW is pleased to welcome Caitlin “Cate” Clifton.  Cate will be working on the Volunteer Telephone Continuing Care (VTCC) project at the SIROW Central location.  Congratulations to Cate for joining the SIROW Central team.

Post date: Fri, 12/19/2014 - 08:36

Corey Knox who is a current doctoral student in the Teaching, Learning and Sociocultural Studies Program in the College of Education, has been selected for one of 10 highly competitive annual CADRE Fellowships. Recipients receive a one-year fellowship to work with the Community for Advancing Discovery Research in Education (CADRE), a resource network for STEM education researchers supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

The CADRE Fellows program, which is now in its sixth... Read more

Post date: Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:16

SIROW would like to announce the recipient for the 2013-2014 SIROW travel award. Josephine Korchmaros received the SIROW travel award for her to travel to San Francisco, CA for the American Society of Criminology conference. Congratulations!

Post date: Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:01

SIROW researcher, Josephine Korchmaros, was joined by partners to the National Cross-Site of Juvenile Drug Courts and Reclaiming Futures to present a thematic panel, Evaluating Impact, Monitoring Performance, and Analyzing Costs in a New Generation of Juvenile Drug Courts, at the American Society of Criminology Conference held in San Francisco, CA November 19-22, 2014.  Individual presentations included:... Read more

Post date: Sun, 12/07/2014 - 09:17