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Miss California: Pageant winner also works full time at Google

5/15/2019
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Erica Dann says living in the Bay Area wasn't part of her plan, but a job opportunity at Google brought her here. Now, she's Miss California USA. KTVU's Claudine Wong sat down with Dann to talk about being a woman in tech, what inspired her to enter the pageant world, and why she thinks the competition is changing.

Duration:00:21:17

Just call her "Martinez": Marine poolee motivated by memory of her sister

5/8/2019
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Mt. Diablo High School senior Priscilla Martinez Rodriguez enlisted in the Marines last August and is now awaiting boot camp. KTVU's Claudine Wong caught her at the gym where she trains for free (more on that in this podcast), to talk about the journey that brought her to the United States and how the memory of her sister keeps her going.

Duration:00:07:42

Janet Napolitano (Part 2): UC President talks about education and the college admissions process

5/1/2019
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KTVU's Claudine Wong continues her conversation with UC President Janet Napolitano to discuss her priorities, higher education, and why it's so difficult to get into college.

Duration:00:17:54

Smile: Bay Area children's book author tells story of a sixth grade incident that shaped the rest of her life

4/30/2019
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The Bay Area is home to Raina Telgemeier, a best-selling author and illustrator behind the books "Smile," "Drama," "Sisters" and "Ghosts." KTVU's Gasia Mikaelian sat down with the author who tells the story of when she fell and knocked out her two front teeth. Telgemeier said she drew on those experiences and emotions for her first book, the graphic memoir titled "Smile." That book spent more than four years on the New York Times bestseller list.

Duration:00:15:29