Keli L Dailey

Communication Program Head, Assistant Adjunct Professor
Mills Hall 303

Professional Interests: Women and Media, Media Analysis, Cultural Criticism, Live Journalism Performances, Millennials and Digital Media, News Satire, Comedy as a Form of Journalism

Curriculum Vitae

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At Mills Since 2019

Biography

Keli Dailey teaches journalism and communications courses at Mills College and Saint Mary's College of California. Dailey is the creator of Surviving San Francisco, a series of fact-based comedy shows examining life in America's most expensive city. She created a comedy-news webseries for young women called News Hangover. As a culture journalist, Dailey uses her multimedia storytelling skills to advance truth, democracy and the common good. Dailey’s news path includes the Los Angeles Times and TIME magazine’s Asia Bureau. She was also an award-winning food critic at the San Diego Union-Tribune. In 2013, Dailey was awarded a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. Her master’s degree comes from the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, where she concentrated in feature writing and documentary photography. Her undergraduate degrees in English literature and journalism come from the University of Texas at Austin, in her home state.

Education

  • BA, University of Texas, Austin
  • MJ, University of California, Berkeley

Faculty Office Hours, Spring 2021

Days Times Room
R 3:00 pm–4:00 pm  
  or by appointment  

Spring 2021 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
TR11:00 am-12:15 pmIntro to Communication
T4:00 pm-6:30 pmSenior Thesis in Communication
TR1:00 pm-2:15 pmDigital Storytelling

Courses Taught

  • COMM 001: Introduction to Communication
  • COMM 180AS: Can Comedy Save Our Democracy' Understanding and Making News Satire
  • ENG 072: Journalism I: Reporting, Writing & Editing
  • ENG 073: Journalism II: Introduction to Digital Journalism
  • ENG 124: Craft of Literary Journalism
  • ENG 127: Digital Storytelling
  • ENG 172: Journalism I: Reporting, Writing & Editing
  • ENG 173: Journalism II: Introduction to Digital Journalism
  • ENG 180AS: Can Comedy Save Our Democracy' Understanding and Making News Satire
  • ENG 227: Digital Storytelling
  • ENG 280AS: Can Comedy Save Our Democracy' Understanding and Making News Satire