I started writing for Cronk News in December 2009. It was on a whim after being recruited by Leah Wescott. I thought I would write one or two articles and then be done with the experience. I never could have predicted the popularity of my articles. The decision to reveal my identity was not an easy one, but necessary. Satire is only as funny as the person behind it. For all of you to really appreciate what I do and what I write, you need to know more about me. Below is the link to my curriculum vitae, set to music I composed, which outlines my experience and current roles in higher education, most recently as a music theory professor. This link will also give you some information about Leah Wescott and Brody Truce\’s identities. They have been collaborators with me on a regular basis outside of the Cronk newsroom, including in the recital hall.
by I.M. Knott-Tawkin Freelance Writer At last, the wars between rhetoric-composition, literature and creative writing are over. Thanks to a new interdisciplinary major in texting, not writing, Grover College aims to set the pace for other colleges and universities hoping to revolutionize English instruction and remove the stuffy classics and annoying marginal comments from the […]
by Anselmo Watkins Freelance Writer Vice President for Media Relations Melvin Baha of Pequod University in Northern California has taken an unusual step in hopes of raising awareness of his university. Instead of having his staff send out typical press releases and story ideas to the media, he has ordered his entire media relations staff […]
by Con Chapman Lifestyles Editor CAMBRIDGE, Mass. In this city of academics there is no greater monument to intellectual navel-gazing than the Skolznak Center for Effective College Presidents, a week-long “full immersion” course in how to run an institution of higher learning. “I don’t want to say it’s self-regarding, because that will come across as […]