Paige Kaufman ‘22

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Hometown: San Diego, California

How long have you been walking backwards, leading tours? This will be my third year.

Major: Human Development

Minor: Art History

Why did you choose UC Davis?
I chose Davis because of the incredible people! Not only is Davis one of the best public schools in the country, it has a reputation for having some of the most kind and genuine students.

What is your favorite thing about UC Davis?
The people! Davis has such a kind and supportive student population that really makes Davis feel like home.

What is your favorite thing about Davis, the town?
I love the amount of parks and green space. The Davis Greenbelt and the Arboretum are some of my favorite places in Davis.

How did you find your community on campus?
I found community through the tour guide program, Greek life and student-run clinics.

Best advice you’d give to a new Aggie?
Go into everything with an open mind! Whether it's a class or meeting new people, Davis is filled with incredible opportunities and experiences.