The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

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The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

Maya Campbell

Maya Campbell, Podcast Producer

Maya Campbell is a junior at Carlmont High School, and this is her second year in the journalism program. She is interested in sports and politics and hopes to become a lawyer one day. She likes playing the drums, running, and cooking. She is also a member of the Carlmont Cross Country and Track teams.

Twitter: @ _mayacampbell

All content by Maya Campbell

TypeLife Ep. 2: Te versus Ti

September 29, 2021

Race to your seats because this week's episode of TypeLife is here! On this episode of TypeLife, host Maya Campbell is joined by junior and fellow personality type connoisseur Zara Ainge. This week,...

Womens March San Francisco attendees raise fists and hold signs in support of missing and murdered Indigenous women in 2018.

Opinion: Gabby Petito’s death spotlights media racism

September 27, 2021

Her body was covered in stab wounds.  Fourteen, to be exact. As she lay there, at the end of a dirt road, her final breath went unheard and unseen.  Her name was Katina Locklear, and you’ve likely...

TypeLife Ep. 1: Back to basics

September 7, 2021

Learning about personality types has never been easier with the podcast TypeLife! Come and listen with your one and only host, Maya Campbell, and learn about yourself and your thinking processes. This...

 While vaccines are rolling out to younger age groups in the U.S., other countries are struggling with new COVID variants.

ScotSkim: COVID-19 variants, vaccines for tweens, and patents

May 14, 2021

What Happened: The situation concerning COVID-19 in India is one of the worst in the world. Case numbers are skyrocketing, and it doesn't seem like it is getting better anytime soon.  What are the...

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is the first single-shot COVID vaccine available in the U.S.

ScotSkim: COVID-19 Relief, Vaccines, and Variants

March 4, 2021

What Happened?  The House, led by Democrats, narrowly passed a $1.9 trillion relief bill that did not raise the minimum wage. A margin of 219-212 passed it, with two Democrats joining Republicans in...

A stack of Amazon boxes on the front porch of a home.

Selfishness on the rise

February 15, 2021

Power and success always go hand in hand. To achieve success, we often hear about working hard and being kind. However, the most influential people do not get there by ordinary means.  Jeff Bezos,...

Redditors users drive up price of GameStop stocks.

ScotSkim: GME, Robinhood, Investigation

February 4, 2021

What Happened? Members of a subreddit called R/wallstreetbets have purchased heavily shorted stocks such as GameStop (GME) in a coordinated "short-squeeze" and have lost hedge fund managers millions,...

Rioters stormed the capitol on Jan. 6.

ScotSkim: Ashli Babbitt, QAnon, and Antifa

January 13, 2021

Authorities identify woman killed by police in U.S. Capitol rioting Ashli Babbit, a war veteran and supporter of QAnon, was shot and killed at the capitol last Wednesday. Why was she killed?  Babbit...

Oakland is the third-largest city in the Bay Area, and in 2019 saw a 47% increase in the population of homeless people. As the homeless population rises, prices rise and make it harder for people to get back on their feet.

Income inequality worsens as housing prices rise

December 16, 2020

Income disparity is leaving Californians in the dust. As housing prices rise, the economically disadvantaged are falling into homelessness and poverty. The Bay Area is one of the most economically diverse...

A group of people play in an unsanctioned pickup soccer game, wearing no face coverings and not practicing social distancing.

Redwood City parks enforce COVID-19 guidelines

November 14, 2020

The Redwood City Parks and Recreation Department has begun tackling the issue of people not following guidelines and people holding unsanctioned soccer games at the parks. While these two instances...

The farmers market reopens for the community to enjoy local produce, flowers, and more.

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November 14, 2020

The farmers' market reopens for the community to enjoy local produce, flowers, and more.

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