Leah Wescott

Leah Wescott is the founder and editor-in-chief of the satirical higher education publication CronkNews.com. She has almost twenty years of experience in university teaching and administration and four years as a featured karaoke singer at her local Econolodge Basement Lounge. Her writing experience includes work for the Chronicle of Higher Education and About Campus magazine, but she may be best remembered for winning the prestigious Golden Microphone Award for her 3 a.m. 70s-themed college radio show “Classic Cheese.” Leah’s diverse credits range from documentary film production to stand-up comedy, and she’s reached ABD level on her honorary doctorate.