Kent School Student Association (KSSA)

Mission Statement

The 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.

2014 - 2015 Officers

Katherine Wolf
Vice-PresidentCarina Edlin
SecretaryAlexandra Glidewell
TreasurerTomi Sue Smith
Social ChairBrooke Haness
BSW Representatives (2)Joseph Clark
Social Justice Caucus Chair
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)


Office location:

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

Katherine Wolf