Dierdra Oretade, a second-year casework student, left, and Sarah Petela, a second-year policy practice student, were each elected to serve as representatives from the School of Social Work to national social work organizations. Oretade will serve as 2010-2011 first vice president of the National Association of Black Social Workers’ Office of Student Affairs. Petela will serve as Master of Social Work student representative on the national board of directors of the National Association of Social Workers.

Dierdre Oretade and Sarah Petela

Courtesy of: UConn Magazine