Michele Day

Program Director


Michele Day teaches news writing and reporting classes and advises Student Media at Northern Kentucky University.


Michele worked for newspapers for more than 20 years, including 17 years as an editor and a reporter for the Cincinnati and Kentucky Post. Despite her old-school newspaper background, she’s fascinated by the influence of technology on communication, the media — and education.


She is the founding director of the NKU Journalism in the Digital Age Workshop for high school students and the faculty adviser for the NKU chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.


Michele earned her master’s in communication degree from NKU and her B.A. in journalism from Western Kentucky University. She discovered her passion for journalism at a journalism workshop for high school students at Western Kentucky University.