Evan Wagstaff


Evan Wagstaff is a student at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, pursuing his passion for reporting in emerging mediums. By integrating video, audio and interactivity, Evan hopes to create streamlined news packages for a fast-paced digital world. His interest in journalism began at the Daily Nexus where he worked for four years as a writer and editor. He has held editorial positions at online news sites, including Calbuzz.com, CorrectionsOne.com and Homeland1.com. He believes that the best way for people to understand a concept is to interact with it and he is developing skills to make that possible.

Stories by Evan

In Oakland mayoral race, Quan takes lead over Perata

Oakland mayoral candidate Jean Quan overtook fellow candidate Don Perata this afternoon in the computer-run calculation of second and third-choice votes in Oakland’s new ranked-choice...

Brown rallies voters in Oakland

Former Oakland mayor and leading gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown held a rally Monday at Oakland's Jack London Square, making a final push toward a return...

Marijuana in California over the decades

Proposition 19, on the ballot this coming Tuesday would legalize several marijuana-related activities statewide, allowing for taxation and regulation of the drug. To better understand...