Christina Lopez


Christina Lopez is from Visalia, a mid-size town in the Central Valley where the smell of fresh citrus and dairies are prevalent. She is happy to call Berkeley her new home. Christina has tried her hand at various positions within the journalism industry. Her journalism career began in San Diego as a morning news writer at the local level, followed by on-camera work for the bilingual Spanish network, Si-TV. She then pursued print as a military reporter and feature writer for the North County Times in San Diego County. She earned her B.A. in Broadcast Journalism from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego. Christina is currently a full-time graduate student at the Graduate School of Journalism at University of California, Berkeley obtaining the tools and skills essential for a successful career in journalism in the 21st century and beyond.

Stories by Christina

Planting seeds of change

Community members from the Coronado, Iron Triangle, and Santa Fe neighborhoods in Richmond came together on César Chávez’ 84th birthday to honor the farm labor...

Creating a community of learners

Since 2005, the Elders Learning Community has paired professionals in the community with elderly seniors learning lessons in areas such as astronomy, history, art. But...

This weekend in Richmond

Community events and activities for the weekend of January 28-30. Got an event we didn’t know about? Please add it in the comments!

This weekend in Richmond

Each weekend, Richmond Confidential will highlight activities and events happening in Richmond or the surrounding areas. Below is a list of activities for the weekend...