jaime

JAIME
DE VENECIA
'15

HOMETOWN:
Makati City, Philippines 
HIGH SCHOOL:
The International School of Manila
MAJOR:
Music
WHY I CHOSE WES: 
Its incredibly vibrant/enthusiastic music and arts scene.
ACADEMIC
INTERESTS:
Philosophy, film, English, linguistics, religion, neuroscience
FAVORITE CLASS:
It’s a tie between “Music and Downtown New York” and “Key Concepts in Political Philosophy”.
CAMPUS
ACTIVITIES:

I’m quite involved in Wesleyan’s music scene. I play in a couple of bands and produce music / DJ parties independently. I’ve acted in a one Second Stage production and one senior film thesis. I used to be President of the Xi of Psi Upsilon. I’m a member of PINOY, Wesleyan’s Philippine cultural club.

WHY I CHOSE TO BE A TOUR GUIDE:

I am extremely passionate about my positive experience here. I want to talk with prospective high school students about how attending Wes has been life-changing and more often than not brings out the absolute best in our students.

FAVORITE MOVIEs:

Lost in Translation
Nuovo Cinema Paradiso
A Streetcar Named Desire
The Big Lebowski
Superbad
The Royal Tenenbaums
The Prestige, Oldboy
The Wrestler
Drive
Good Will Hunting.

FAVORITE SONG:

This is impossible for me to answer, but at the moment it’s probably Paranoid by Ty Dolla $ign.

FUN FACT:
I can solve a Rubik’s cube in about 35 seconds.
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