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Social Work

Contact Information

Sarah Hessenauer
MSW Program Coordinator &  Professor
Phone: 262-472-1203
Location: Laurentide Hall 5201
Deanna Guthrie
BSW Program Coordinator & Associate Professor
Phone: 262-472-1881
Location: Laurentide Hall 5205
Susan Morris
Academic Department Associate 
Phone: 262-472-1137
Location: Laurentide Hall 5201

Social Work Student Organization (SWSO)

Org of Excellence Ribbon 2017

What is the best way to get to know other social work students, get involved on campus and in the community and make great connections all at the same time? Join SWSO! You will gain great experiences to add to your résumé and memories that will last a lifetime. SWSO was recognized as a Student Organization of Excellence in 2017-2018 and has been in existence for over 40 years.

Fall 2021 SWSO Meetings 

Next Meeting is Tuesday October 12, 2021 from 5-6pm in Laurentide Hall 5th Floor Lobby/Study area.                        Watch here and on the SWSO Facebook Page for more information about upcoming meetings when it becomes available.

Topics: Learn about the profession and our department.  Meet your peers and professors and see guest speakers.  Learn about SWSO and more!

Connect with SWSO


Instagram: uwwswso

Facebook: UWW Social Work Student Organization (SWSO)

ConnectUWW: Social Work Student Organization

SWSO Executive Board

President: Oli Wink

Vice President: McKinley M. Lavin

Volunteer Coordinator:  not filled this semester

Faculty Advisors: Dr. Kathy Drechsler and Dr. Kristen Prock