pelosi on CCSF
Nancy Pelosi and other community leaders spoke out in support of City College of San Francisco at a press conference on Monday, Jan. 6. The event was held at CCSF’s Chinatown-North Beach campus soon after a Superior Court judge ruled that the school’s accreditation cannot be revoked until the case is adjudicated in court. (Monica Lam/KQED)


Wild Card Playoffs - San Francisco 49ers v Green Bay Packers
The San Francisco 49ers will play the Carolina Panthers this Sunday in their second playoff game after beating the Green Bay Packers in a wild-card game on Jan. 5. San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick played a huge role in the victory, running for almost 100 yards. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)


The burrowing owls that make their home in Cesar Chavez Park¬†at the Berkeley Marina every year are back. The “species of special concern” can often be seen in the predawn hours between October and April. (Alex Madonik/Berkeleyside)


The little Gold Country town of San Andreas is host to the Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS), a sanctuary for circus and zoo elephants. The 2,300-acre spread allows rescued elephants to live out their lives in peace. (Copeland McKinley/KQED)

News Pix: Elephants in Gold Country and Pelosi Supports CCSF 10 January,2014Katrina Schwartz



Katrina Schwartz

Katrina Schwartz is a journalist based in San Francisco. She's worked at KPCC public radio in LA and has reported on air and online for KQED since 2010. She's a staff writer for KQED's education blog MindShift.

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