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Get to know the team of students who answer your questions, take you around campus, and chat each month!

Major: Biology

Taylor

Major: Biology
Advice: Ask questions in class, at your job, and to your friends because there will be others who are too scared to speak up - go out on a limb to find answers - no one can fault you for being brave enough to admit you don't know everything.
Hometown: Denver |
Major: Communication / Theatre

Kaila

Major: Communication / Theatre
Favorite thing at UW: My favorite statue on campus is the one of Benjamin Franklin. I love the history behind the statue and that it is one of the few where he is standing and not sitting.
Hometown: Aurora, CO |
Major: Business Administration

Jim

Major: Business Administration
Favorite thing at UW: Weekend breakfast at Washakie Dining Center.
Hometown: Casper, WY |
Major: Elementary Education

Clay

Major: Elementary Education
Favorite thing at UW: The fun and caring faculty, staff, and students make UW great!
Hometown: Minden, NE |
Major: English

Abi

Major: English
Favorite thing at UW: The Reading Room in Coe Library and Mathison Library in Hoyt Hall.
Hometown: Evanston, WY |
Major: Sociology

Alex

Major: Sociology
Favorite thing at UW: I love the amount of pride that the University has. It is so fun to walk around campus, the town of Laramie, or Wyoming in general and see so many people proudly wearing Brown and Gold. GO POKES!
Hometown: Cheyenne, WY |
Major: Business Economics

Natalie

Major: Business Economics
Favorite thing at UW: I would definitely have to say the people! I also love that it's small enough to feel like a small community or family, and big enough to make new friends and find endless opportunities!
Hometown: Lander, WY |
Major: Criminal Justice

Ryan

Major: Criminal Justice
Favorite thing at UW: Anything and everything outdoors make UW the perfect place for fun activities. The Snowy Range and Vedauwoo are so close, which is great. I also love the close-knit community of Laramie.
Hometown: Fort Collins, CO |
Major: Microbiology / French

Claire

Major: Microbiology / French
Favorite thing at UW: The diversity of students at the University of Wyoming is outstanding. There are wonderful future friends to meet from throughout the United States and a multitude of other countries. Everyday I can recognize familiar faces and find new ones!
Hometown: Cheyenne, WY |
Major: Music Education

Anna

Major: Music Education
Favorite thing at UW: The music department!
Hometown: Palisade, CO |
Major: Communication

Heather

Major: Communication
Favorite thing at UW: The diversity on campus has the potential to define or change you.
Hometown: Lingle, WY |
Major: Accounting

Kat

Major: Accounting
Favorite thing at UW: The people! Everyone here wants to help you succeed, and you are never just another student. Friends, coworkers, professors, and advisors –they will always be willing to help out.
Hometown: Grand Junction, CO |
Major: Architectural Engineering

Andrew

Major: Architectural Engineering
Favorite thing at UW: The events offered at Friday Night Fever every week!
Hometown: Scottsbluff, NE |
Major: Dance

Madeline

Major: Dance
Favorite thing at UW: The dance program!
Hometown: Brighton, CO |
Major: Kinesiology

Kay

Major: Kinesiology
Favorite thing at UW: The McMurray Reading Room in the Library and PEOPLE!
Hometown: Fort Collins, CO |
Major: Sociology

Char

Major: Sociology
Favorite thing at UW: Greek life and football games!
Hometown: Cheyenne, WY |
Major: Molecular Biology / Honors

Erin

Major: Molecular Biology / Honors
Favorite thing at UW: My favorite place is the reading room on campus. I love the “family” feel. Our university is beg enough in size to offer an immense amount of opportunities, but you still feel like you are a part of a university “family”.
Hometown: Rock Springs, WY |
Major: Psychology

Kindal

Major: Psychology
Favorite thing at UW: The amazing atmosphere and family feel that the entire school offers!
Hometown: Denver, CO |
Major: Civil Engineering

Samantha

Major: Civil Engineering
Favorite thing at UW: The wide outdoors and beauty of nature are, in particular, my favorite aspects of Wyoming's wild west traditions and are apparent in every corner of UW's growing campus.
Hometown: Casper, WY |
Major: Communication

Blake

Major: Communication
Favorite thing at UW: The Jacoby Golf Course and the endless opportunities at UW make this a wonderful place to be!
Hometown: Cheyenne, WY |
Major: Counseling / Student Affairs

Chase

Major: Counseling / Student Affairs
Favorite thing at UW: Watching Cowboy football games and playing intramural sports!
Hometown: Shoshoni, WY |
Major: Nursing

Amy

Major: Nursing
Favorite thing at UW: The Health Sciences Building.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO |
Major: Communication

Caitlin

Major: Communication
Favorite thing at UW: The diamond in the rough school. It’s the hidden gem of Wyoming.
Hometown: Denver, CO |
Major: Accounting

Ali

Major: Accounting
Favorite thing at UW: The opportunities! From Senate to Greek Life and all of the other organizations, there is something for everyone and it's easy to branch out.
Hometown: Parker, CO |
Major: Pharmacy

Jessica

Major: Pharmacy
Favorite thing at UW: The sporting events here at UW, intramural soccer, and the beauty around Laramie!
Hometown: Denver, CO |
Major: Chemistry

Hailey

Major: Chemistry
Favorite thing at UW: I love the family aspect of UW!
Hometown: Shoshoni, WY |
Major: Chemistry

Rachael

Major: Chemistry
Favorite thing at UW: Laramie is not too close or far from. And I love all of my wonderful professors and how great they are at their jobs!
Hometown: Cheyenne, WY |
Major: Physiology / Pre-Dentistry

Trevor

Major: Physiology / Pre-Dentistry
Favorite thing at UW: Prexy’s Pasture. I enjoy walking through it on my way to class; it’s very nice and relaxing.
Hometown: Star Valley, WY |
Major: International Studies

Dakota

Major: International Studies
Favorite thing at UW: The variety of student clubs, organizations and events!
Hometown: Gillette, WY |
Major: Elementary Education

Spenser

Major: Elementary Education
Favorite thing at UW: I absolutely love the people at UW; everyone is incredibly welcoming and friendly!
Hometown: Poulsbo, WA |
Major: Secondary Education- Social Studies

Jeff

Major: Secondary Education- Social Studies
Favorite thing at UW: Intramural soccer and tube water polo (the latter should be among the general university requirements).
Hometown: Whippany, NJ |
Major: Criminal Justice / Sociology

Kendra

Major: Criminal Justice / Sociology
Favorite thing at UW: Being a Handler for Cowboy Joe!
Hometown: Longmont, CO |

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