Myah Overstreet reports on the Kingdom Care Senior Village in the latest from our Aging in America Project.
Margie Cullen ('22) and Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) report for Runner's World on the troubling consequences of increasingly competitive high school running programs.
Meg Shutzer and Rachel Mueller's deeply reported investigation into the Ware Youth Center in Louisiana publishes on the front page of The New York Times
Brian Howey ('22) reports with Wesley Lowery on the devastating toll of nonfatal police shootings for The Washington Post.
Berkeley Journalism students provided reporting for this story in collaboration with Mother Jones, Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting, UC Berkeley's Human Right Center on this investigation.
Ari Sen (22) and Dereka Bennett's (22) investigation into how colleges use AI to monitor students published by The Dallas Morning News
Felicia Alvarez ('23) reports on on an affordable housing community aimed at LGBTQ seniors in Sacramento.
Sofie Kodner ('22) reports on intergenerational housing as a way to protect seniors during extreme heat waves.
Katie Rodriguez ('23) reports on the risk extreme heat poses to older Americans and how "buddy" programs are emerging to help.
Yasmin Rafiei, the Investigative Reporting Program's reporter in residence, reports on the devastating decline in residents’ care and increase in deaths after the acquisition of St. Joseph’s Home for the Aged.
In Climate-Driven Disasters, Older People and the Disabled Are Most at Risk. Now In-Home Caregivers Are Being Trained in How to Help Them
Katie Rodriguez ('23) reports how in-home caregivers are preparing for climate emergencies for the IRP's Aging in America project.
Dancing away the loneliness: In the UK, social prescriptions help fight isolation during the pandemic
Sofie Kodner ('22) and Zachary Fletcher ('22) report on social prescriptions for loneliness in older adults for the IRP's Aging in America reporting project.
Planes arrive empty to Haiti but return to South America full. An Associated Press, Investigative Reporting Program, and Berkeley Human Rights Center investigation reveals how Haitians have become a lucrative market for travel agencies and low-budget airlines
Reporter Garrett Therolf of the Investigative Reporting Program and Matt Hamilton of the Los Angeles Times report on the systemic flaws behind L.A. County's failure to prevent child abuse.
Jesse Bedayn ('21) reports for CalMatters on how nursing home residents end up stuck in facilities and unable to return to the community.
Sofie Kodner ('22) reports on how surveillance technology is changing caregiving for older Americans.
Zachary Fletcher ('22) reports on the friendship of octogenarian Sukari Addison and millennial Kathleen Toohill.
Sofie Kodner ('22) reports on lack of access to the internet in San Francisco's SRO buildings.
An investigation by the Investigative Reporting Program and Los Angeles Times uncovered how failures in the child welfare system led to a young child's death.
Zachary Fletcher ('22) reports on a new wave of climate activism among older adults.
Sarah Hoenicke Flores ('19) reports on how Covid restrictions have affected doula care. Photos by Stephanie Penn ('21).
In this story for Inside Climate News, Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) reports on how the drought has fueled tensions between farmers and Klamath tribes.
Brett Simpson ('21) reports for The New York Times on a homeless couple's yearlong odyssey to find permanent housing in Oakland.
Sabrina Shankman ('09) and Julia Kane ('21) report on safety hazards posed by tanks holding heavy fuels.
California’s almond trees rely on honey bees and wild pollinators, but a lack of good habitat is making their job harder
Anne Marshall-Chalmers reports on how pesticides and drought are putting a strain on honey bees and wild pollinators - and the crops that depend on them
Essential caregivers were locked out of nursing homes during COVID-19. Advocates don’t want it to happen again.
Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) reports for USA Today on the movement to allow essential caregivers to enter nursing homes, even during a pandemic.
Noah Baustin ('22) reports on how dozens of Oakland police officers are collecting six-figure overtime payments
Jesse Bedayn ('21) reports on a California program that helps older adults age at home instead of long-term care facilities
Noah Baustin ('22) reports that dozens of Oakland police officers earn more than the city's mayor, due to overtime payments
Noxious neighbors: The EPA knows tanks holding heavy fuels emit harmful chemicals. Why are Americans still at risk?
Sabrina Shankman ('09) and Julia Kane ('21) report on health hazards posed by bulk storage tanks.
Gisela Pérez de Acha (’20), Kathryn Hurd (’21) and Ellie Lightfoot (’21) report on one man's journey into extremism and the threat extremist groups pose in the U.S.
Nina Sparling ('20) reports on plans to raze a public housing site in San Francisco. Ande Richards ('22) and Imran Ali Malik ('22) contributed reporting.
Erin Chessin ('21) and Brett Marsh ('21) report on how the pandemic is putting enormous strain on one school district's mental health program.
Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) reports on how elderly at small residential care homes are facing challenges getting COVID-19 vaccine
Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) reports on howCOVID is intensifying the plight of family caregivers
Anne Marshall-Chalmers ('22) reports on how the rapid vaccine rollout at California nursing homes is raising concerns
As part of our in-depth coverage of aging in America, Brett Simpson ('21) reports for The California Report Magazine on how some families are turning to in-home care as care homes become Covid hot spots.
Amalya Dubrovsky ('21) reports how COVID impacted Chez Panisse and founder Alice Waters rallied to take care of local farmers.
Tamera Moore and Qinghui Kong ('22) report on the many ways small businesses in Oakland’s Chinatown are hurting.
Bashirah Mack ('22) reports from a pop-up protest sign exchange to the defund police campaign, Black organizers in Oakland are working hard to change the status quo.
Elena Neale-Sacks ('22) breaks down why Measure QQ passed when other youth voting measures failed.
Elena Neale-Sacks ('22) reports on in-person voting and preparing for potential protests in Los Angeles.