Jay is editor of Bates Magazine, editorial director for select Advancement and President’s Office projects and editor of BatesNews.
Archive of Stories by Jay Burns
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 11:43 am
Among the 461 seniors set to graduate Sunday is biochemistry major Khi Kim ’16, whose theater and dance posters have fueled larcenous intentions while filling Bates venues.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 6:23 pm
The first Bates Commencement was in 1867, making this year's event the 150th in college history. Or have there been more? If so, why?
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 3:11 pm
How do you teach a room full of 500 first-year students who just arrived on campus what it means to be a part of the Bates community? The answer: Anike Tourse ’92.
Friday, May 6, 2016 10:50 am
Featuring images of an All-American at work, play, and study, here's a story of biochemistry major Sally Ceesay ’18, the college's best-ever triple jumper.
Friday, May 6, 2016 10:37 am
Students used mailable laundry packs, a nearby store's machines, or a Lewiston-Auburn service run on campus by students — who had to deal with deadbeat clients.
Friday, April 29, 2016 11:53 am
Known as the "Bien" edition, the volume is huge — 57 pounds, with each page measuring 39 1/8 inches by 26 1/8 inches. Its Bates provenance is equally outsized.
Friday, April 29, 2016 10:48 am
Like much of Bates' engagement with Lewiston-Auburn, the college's sponsorship of this fast-growing festival is a two-way street.
Friday, April 22, 2016 12:45 pm
The spring print issue has been out for a few weeks, but if your dog ate your copy, there's always this online flip version.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 6:22 pm
“What a great way to spend a gorgeous Sunday,” said President Clayton Spencer of the events at the Bates rowing facility on the Androscoggin River in Greene.
Thursday, April 7, 2016 1:45 pm
A Bates professor says public schools have a mass-incarceration mindset, plus Bates admission in TIME magazine and Bates mailboxes in The Boston Globe.