Meya Smith

Meya Smith was born November 13, 2000 in Salt Lake City, Utah. As a child, she lived in Rose Park and now resides in Poplar Grove. She enjoys reading realistic fiction as well as writing stories. She is currently a Sophomore at East High School. This will be Meya’s second year in Journalism, but her first year as the Editor-In-Chief. Last year, she wrote for the Local section. Her favorite subjects in school are Math, Language Arts, and Journalism (of course!). The only girl in her family, she is the youngest of three children.


Meya Smith, Editor-In-Charge

May 22, 2017
Diverse but Segregated (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
Taking a Stand Against Rape Culture (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
Healthy is the Goal- Beauty Isn’t About Weight (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Letter From the Editor (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Youth Suicides in Utah (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Indigenous Peoples Day Failed to Pass (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
No-Kill in Utah Humane Society (Story)
Jan 26, 2016
Utah and Veterans (Story)
Dec 18, 2015
Human Trafficking: More common in Utah than you thought (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Diversity in Utah (Story)
Nov 11, 2015
Gang Violence At West High Causes Discussion (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Flash Flood in Zion National Park (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
School District Investigated for Discrimination (Story)
The Student Newspaper of East High School