Will Creeley

William Creeley is Director of Legal and Public Advocacy for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE; thefire.org), a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to defending student and faculty rights at our nation's colleges and universities. A 2006 graduate of New York University School of Law, William has coauthored amicus curiae briefs submitted to the Supreme Court of the United States and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Third, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits. William has advocated for student and faculty rights on national cable television and radio on behalf of FIRE, and has spoken to students, faculty, and administrators at events across the country and online. William's writing has appeared in the Huffington Post, Chronicle of Higher Education, Jurist, Inside Higher Ed, Daily Journal, and other outlets.

by Will Creeley

Today’s college students enjoy the ability to speak their minds in unprecedented ways. Powered by omnipresent high-speed Internet access, students may sound off at all hours via a sparkling array of online outlets: Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, email, instant messaging, and blogs, just to name a few. The ancient among us — by which I [...] more »