Seventh semester senior Paige Gorman calls herself a “nerd for community service” and has worked in a soup kitchen for the homeless as well as in nursing homes. In addition, she is a Difference Makers Scholarship recipient. An Enfield resident, Gorman is actively involved in her sorority, Alpha Phi. She enjoys cooking and volunteering for the American Heart Association. Here is what she said about her experiences as a CAHNR student.
What attracted you to UConn? UConn has a great science program and a great healthcare program. It’s also close to home. There’s a place and organization for everyone on campus to get involved. It felt like it had a surplus of opportunity for me.