Social Work Convocation Speaker for December Ceremony is Named

Patricia L. Morey, MSW 1980, Assistant Dean, Director, Women’s Resources Center, University of Illinois

Patricia has been on staff with the Women’s Resources Center at the University of Illinois for over 20 years. As an Assistant Dean and Director she serves as the primary administrator for the women’s center, she is also responsible for supportive counseling and advocacy services. Pat has a long history in the community and on campus as an activist confronting social oppression and working for peace and justice, especially focused on violence against women and children. She has both a bachelor and master degree in Social Work, having proudly earned her MSW at the School of Social Work, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She is also currently working on a post-retirement career with a master degree in Library and Information Science planning to spend her retirement in children’s literacy/reading services.