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University Studies Program

Members of the University Studies Committee will include one tenured or tenure-track faculty member from each of the undergraduate colleges, and from the Libraries and University services unit, with the exception that the College of Arts and Sciences shall have two representatives. Also included is a student designated by the Associated Students of the University of Wyoming Senate who shall be a member with a vote. The President, Vice President for Academic Affairs, a representative from Student Affairs, the Academic Planning Committee, the Deans' Council, Academic Advising, and the Wyoming Community Colleges shall be ex officio members without a vote.

USP Committee Members

Name Department College Term Expires (Spring) Phone
Treva Sprout Ahrenholtz Family and Consumer Sciences Agriculture and Natural Resources 2020 5355
Jeff Means American Studies and History Arts and Sciences 2021 3198
Yi-Ling Chen Politics, Public Affairs and International Studies Arts and Sciences 2022 4173
Pawan Jain Accounting and Finance Business 2021 2548
Joseph Schroer School of Teacher Education Education 2022 3145
Steve Barrett Dean's Office Engineering and Applied Science 2022 6181
Michelle Jarman WIND Health Sciences 2020 5060
Kaijsa Calkins - Chair Coe Library Libraries 2021 6553
John Waggener American Heritage Center American Heritage Center 2022 2563
Carolanne Walls Student ASUW 2020


(R)=replacing another's term

(2)=second consecutive term


Ex Officio Members

Name Department Represents

Term Expires (Spring)



Wyoming Community Colleges
Jo Chytka Advising & Career Services/ Registrar Academic Advising/Student Affairs 2398
Anne Alexander Academic Affairs University Studies Coordinator 4286

Jake Hayden

Academic Affairs Academic Affairs 4907

Allison Gernant

LeaRN Program First Year Seminar Programs 3448
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