A Model for India

A Model for India┬á This is a story I did while at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. I traveled to India with my colleague, Roberto Daza. This story explores the issues of HIV and the discrimination associated with it in Kodoli, a small town in the state of Maharashtra. This also became my thesis …

A Kidney for Jesus

Jesus Navarro is dying of kidney failure. But he’s an undocumented immigrant. Patty Espinosa reports on the struggles and misunderstandings one man has gone through to get the help and care he needs to save his life. I reported, produced and edited this story for NBC Latino. It was published on their site as the …

Short/Cuts: Volume Two

Here is the second edition of Short/Cuts. We bring you more magazine stories from UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism second-year TV class. Sit back and enjoy! Short/Cuts is a new show designed for second-year journalism students at UC Berkeley to showcase their longform pieces. The concept was created by Carl Nasman, Robert Calo and …

Short/Cuts: Volume One

Thank you for watching Short/Cuts. There are four fantastic magazine stories produced by second-year students at Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. Sit back and enjoy our work so far. Short/Cuts is a new show designed for second-year journalism students at UC Berkeley to showcase their longform pieces. The concept was created by Carl Nasman, Robert …

Texas Torture

Cattle ranchers are struggling to survive one of the worst droughts in Texas history. Find out how their businesses have managed to stay alive…for now. Patty Espinosa reports.

Refugee Childcare

Every year, thousands of people seek refuge in the United States. Some come from remote areas of the world, and relocation to large cities in the U.S. can be overwhelming. See how some refugee women are transitioning and making ends meet.

How to Carve a Turkey

Now that you’ve cooked a delicious turkey, watch this video to learn how to carve your bird. Enjoy ­čÖé Published by: Mission Local on 11/24/2010 This video was part of a cooking series I spearheaded for Mission Local. Reporters cooked their favorite holiday dishes on camera. This gave them the opportunity to learn how to …

How to Make a Turkey

Worried about having the responsibility to cook the Thanksgiving turkey this year? Don’t worry! Check out this video to help you get through the holiday. Published by: Mission Local on 11/23/2010 This video was part of a cooking series I spearheaded for Mission Local. Reporters cooked their favorite holiday recipes on camera. This gave everyone …