he objective of the Kent School Students’ Association (KSSA) is to promote social work values as expressed in the National Association of Social Work Code of Ethics and to serve the general advancement of the Kent School of Social Work students through:

  • The promotion of a diverse and inclusive educational environment;
  • The representation of the membership to the faculty, the administrative bodies within the Kent School of Social Work, the University, and to campus organizations of relevance to social work students.
  • Advocating for student concerns and issues within the school, the campus and the broader community.
  • Effective communication among the school administration, the University, Kent students, and the broader community.
  • Working and coordinating with other social work students and schools across the United States and internationally.
  • To provide facilities, amenities and activities for the benefit of the membership.

      2015 - 2016 OFFICERS


      Joseph Clark
      Vice-PresidentJacquelyn Cole
      Social Chair
      BSW Representatives (2)Katlynn Rose
      Social Justice Caucus ChairKelsey Headden
      MSSW Curriculum Representative
      BSW Curriculum Representative
      Diversity Representative
      Admissions Representative
      Faculty Meetings
      Outcomes Committee


      • 2/6/2015: February 12th, 6:30 PM, first KSSA meeting of the month, Cardinal Hall of Fame Cafe.  2745 Crittenden Drive, Lou, KY, 40209.
      • 9/15/2014:  Calling All Kent School Students! Choices, Incorporated "a safe place for women experiencing homelessness" is seeking volunteers to come and assist the facility in conducting a facility-wide spruce up event. The shelter has a storage facility that houses donations for women and children coming into the shelter. This facility is in dire need of cleaning. KSSA would love any Kent School students to come out and assist Choices Incorporated with the work to be done. Thank you for your consideration. Please call Jacque Cole at (501) 838-088 or email Jacque if you are interested in volunteering with Choices Incorporated with dates and time to volunteer.
      • 6/12/2014:KSSA T-Shirts Available! (click the link for information on where to purchase on-campus, or download and print form to order with check or money order only)



      Davidson Hall, Room 105University of Louisville
      Office hours are varied, please contact us for an appointment by email:

      Katherine Wolf