Vanessa Huertas, aka “Ness”

Vanessa Huertas

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Vanessa’s Bio

Your major: Geology

Your hometown: Kearns

Where do you live now? Salt Lake City

What are you passionate about? Botany, birds, theatre, and conservation of native ecology

What is your favorite class (or classes) at SLCC? Acting classes!

Which actor/actress would play you in your life movie? Rosario Dawson. We’re both chill

Where do you see yourself in five years? In the desert, looking at bugs

If you could have a superpower, what would it be? Mermaid powers. Live underwater and stuff.

Something about you that other people would be surprised to know: I’m Weird Al Yankovic’s #1 fan

Vanessa’s Favorites

Favorite musicians and/or artists: Besides Weird Al, my top three are for sure Orville Peck, Reggie Watts, and Toro y Moi.

Favorite TV shows and/or movies: I think What We Do in the Shadows is the peak of comedy. That and Twin Peaks are my favorite shows of all time. I’ve been digging Fargo, too.

Favorite sports or sports teams: Go Packs

Favorite food: A Navajo taco, tell you what.

What’s your favorite place to eat? Chabaar in Midvale! They got Thai breakfast

What was your favorite cereal as a kid? Life cereal 1000%