Follow-up: What do you wish you had focused on more while in school?
Asked at CSU Monterey Bay
JESSICA WILLIAMSON | Barista | Marina
A: Going on field trips for geology in college, like to the Carmel River and the Frog Pond.
Book Worm: In high school, I took lots of AP classes and studied nonstop. I wish I’d had more fun.
MELODY NGUYEN |Pool Hall Hostess | Marina
A: I met someone my freshman year who I’ve had a great friendship with for four years. It’s hard to find good people like him.
Side Pocket: I wish I’d used my free time to focus on my hobby, which is pool.
CEAN MANZANO | Student | Salinas
A: Senior year homecoming, when we stayed out until midnight painting murals at Alisal High School.
Long Gone: I should have made more effort to maintain my connection with friends before we graduated high school.