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Adulthood comes with maturity rather than age

Adulthood comes with maturity rather than age

Sophie Lynd, Highlander Editor-in-Chief

August 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Upon turning 18, American males are required to register for the military draft. While the last military draft was 45 years ago following the end of the Vietnam War, today's 18-year-olds continue to register to possibly risk their lives for our country. Yet, it is illegal for them to consume alcohol...

Welcome to adulthood, proceed with caution

Welcome to adulthood, proceed with caution

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer

April 24, 2015


Filed under Opinion, The Way It Is

This past week I had my first overnight visit at a college and it was a shock to my system. Everyone always talks about what they think college is going to be like: staying up late, going to parties, having freedom to do whatever they want. And all of that is true. But as far as the whole freedom part,...

Reaching adulthood in high school

Reaching adulthood in high school

Darien Malekos, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014


Filed under Features, Student Perspective

Cigarettes, tattoos, lotto tickets, skydiving, and...homework. Turning 18 opens many new opportunities for young adults. Hundreds of seniors turn 18 while at Carlmont, but only a number know all of the advantages and disadvantages of becoming a legal adult in high school. Senior Claire Noemer said, “Nothin...

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