Many students find themselves questioning their career paths after graduation from college. Vicki Diaz Rodes found herself looking close to home for her future job success. (9-17-21)

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Students Rising Above: Vicki Diaz RodesMany students find themselves questioning their career paths after graduation from college. Vicki Diaz Rodes found herself looking close to home for her future job success. (9-17-21)
Richmond College Grad Uplifts Her Hometown Through JournalismAs a DACA recipient, Students Rising Above scholar María Fernanda Bernal’s passion for social justice is personal. Elizabeth Cook reports. (9-10-21)
SRA Scholar Uses Camera to Help Photo Subjects Heal from TraumaMost of us have heard the old adage that a picture's worth a thousand words. SRA scholar Paulo Orozco would agree because he uses his camera as a tool to tell the stories of others in need. Elizabeth Cook reports. (9-3-21)
SRA: Mason PhoenixElizabeth Cook reports on Students Rising Above scholar Mason Phoenix and his passion for music (8-27-2021)
Students Rising Above: Abigail SantiagoMost parents hope when a child goes off to college they will hear from them at least once in a while. For Abigail Santiago, calling home is a daily comfort for both her and her family. Elizabeth Cook reports. (8-13-21)
Oakland Scholar Gets a Second Chance at a Rare OpportunityElizabeth Cook reports on an Oakland student who got a second chance to take advantage of a special internship (7-30-2021)
Students Rising Above: Rodaisha JamesElizabeth Cook reports on how an East Bay scholar learned slowing down and self-care are keys to success after a major loss (7-23-2021)
Students Rising Above: Oakland Scholar Finds Peace of Mind in NatureMichelle Griego reports on an East Oakland student who is pursuing her family's dream to become their first student to attend college (7-16-2021)
Students Rising Above: East Bay Scholar Excels at Science and SoccerMichelle Griego reports on East Bay student who has earned honors since arriving from Yemen (7-9-2021)
Student Overcomes Loss to Embrace AdventureMichelle Griego reports on Students Rising Above scholar Alyssa Burton faced the challenge of her mother's mental health issues through art (7-2-2021)
East Oakland Student and Activist Heads to UC Santa BarbaraMichelle Griego reports on an East Oakland student who overcame challenges to graduate with honors and gain admission to UCSB (6-25-2021)
SRA Scholar's Story on KPIX Attracts Attention From His Dream CollegeSRA scholar Isreal Laviene revealed his dream school is Morehouse College in Atlanta. After his story aired, that dream school called KPIX to get in touch with him. Michelle Griego reports. (6-18-21)
Raw Video: Fatal Crash Into San Jose Sports BarAt least three people were injured, one fatally, when a suspected drunk driver crashed into an outdoor dining area at a San Jose sports bar Friday night.
Raw Video: Cobby the ChimpanzeeCobby is seen enjoying special treats and party décor with his troop during his birthday celebration in 2020. Video courstesy of San Francisco Zoo
KPIX 5 Pinpoint Weather ForecastDarren Peck gives the weather outlook through the weekend (6-5-2021)
Students Rising Above: Veronica ToscanoWhen she was just six years old, this week's Students Rising Above scholar experienced a tragedy no child should ever have to go through. Now she's sharing her story as a way to help others heal. Liz Cook reports. (5-28-21)
Students Rising Above: East Palo Alto Woman Channels Heartache Into Helping OthersMichelle Griegos reports on how Carina Bustos weathered a tough family break-up, but turned heartache into a passion for helping others (5-14-2021)
Students Rising Above: Giselle Chiprez RamirezThis week's Student's Rising Above scholar saw her little brother hospitalized with a rare condition. Michelle Griego reports how she turned her concern into motivation. (4-23-21)
Raw Video: Violent Demonstration in Oakland Over Police ShootingsRaw video of a demonstration in downtown Oakland Friday night, April 16, 2021
TODAY'S FORECAST: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamThe latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather team
Students Rising Above: Versia GipsonFor Versia Gipson, home is where she wants to be, with her mom who also happens to be her best friend. The USF sophomore and her mom Alice Gipson are the best of friends. Michelle Griego reports. (3-19-21)
Raw Video: Emergency Landing of Light Plane Near Lafayette ReservoirAerial footage of a light plane which made an emergency landing near the Lafayette Reservoir on Friday afternoon. (3-12-21)
TODAY'S FORECAST: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamShowers clear out of the Bay Area; Won't return until late Monday
Students Rising Above: Maximus VegaMichelle Griego reports on how a Petaluma student overcame challenges of homelessness and his father's battle with cancer to excel at school (3-5-2021)

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