Elizabeth Cook reports on how a busy Santa Rosa SRA advisor is doing her best to make a difference (1-14-2022)

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Santa Rosa Scholar Serves Fellow Students of Color in Her CommunityElizabeth Cook reports on how a busy Santa Rosa SRA advisor is doing her best to make a difference (1-14-2022)
Oakland College Student Embraces Challenges On Road To SuccessMost Students Rising Above scholars build their success through hard work and determination, and Malia Johnson is doing that and more.
Jefferson Awards 2021 Wrap-up Part 4A look at some remarkable efforts being undertaken to help residents in the Bay Area
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Jefferson Awards 2021 Wrap-up Part 1A look at some remarkable efforts being undertaken to help residents in the Bay Area
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Raw Video: Antioch Standoff Ends With Suspect DeadFollowing an hours-long standoff with Antioch police, an armed suspect fled the house where he was barricaded and was shot dead by officers. (12-10-21)
Students Rising Above: Ruiz ArvizoThe holidays can be a challenge for those who struggle with weight. Diego Ruiz Arvizo is no exception but he's now using his own weight-loss journey as a way to inspire others. (12-10-21)
Students Rising Above: Angelo GranadoThe holidays are traditionally a time we spend with friends and family but Angelo Granado has found that family can also come in the form of good friendships. (11-26-21)
SRA Scholar Works to Help Immigrant Families in OaklandElizabeth Cook reports on an East Palo Alto Students Rising Above scholar who helps families with the Newcomer Wellness Initiative (11-19-2021)
Former Bay Area Scholar Thrives with Tech Job, Growing FamilyElizabeth Cook reports on how a former SRA scholar found success with the support of his onetime girlfriend and now wife (11-12-2021)
Students Rising Above: Earvin BucknerCollege can be a struggle for first-generation students and students of color. Earvin Buckner experienced the process first hand and he's determined to help others navigate higher education. (10-29-21)
Students Rising Above: Nayeli MartinezThis week's Students Rising Above scholar Nayeli Martinez lost precious time with her dad just when she needed him most. (10-22-21)
Prop Gun Fired by Alec Baldwin Kills Cinematographer, Wounds Bay Area DirectorA prop firearm discharged by veteran actor Alec Baldwin, who is starring and producing a Western movie, killed his director of photography and injured the director Thursday at the movie set outside Santa Fe. Maria Cid Medina reports. (10-21-21)
SRA: Students Rising Above Scholar, Advisor Give Each Other Friendship, SupportElizabeth Cook reports on the special familial bond that developed between a Students Rising Above scholar and her advisor (10-15-2021)
LGBTQ+ Students Rising Above Scholar Overcame Challenges to Excel at CalElizabeth Cook reports on a scholar who overcame homelessness, LGBTQ+ challenges to excel at UC Berkeley (10-8-2021)
Students Rising Above: Centurion Barron Dreams Big, Helps OthersHaving many talents and abilities is a hallmark of all Students Rising Above scholars. But so is being smart, focused and curious. SRA scholar Centurion Barron is no exception. (10-1-21)
UC Merced Scholar Excels at Math and Engineering Despite HardshipsFor some college students math can be a bore, but for Jair Martinez, it's a way to focus on problem solving skills in the classroom and in life, especially in tough situations. (9-24-21)
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)

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