Jay is editor of Bates Magazine, editorial director for select Advancement and President’s Office projects and editor of BatesNews.
Stories by Jay Burns
Monday, June 26, 2017 2:01 pm
“We were in awe of him, but his intensity was contagious. There was so much respect for him: I wanted to work my butt off to impress John, to achieve for John.”
Friday, June 23, 2017 12:48 pm
The Bates Bobcat was on the prowl Wednesday for selfie, not selfish, reasons.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 11:09 am
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author talks about her approach to writing, being an English major at Bates, and how being a Mainer has given her the "opposite of a worldview."
Thursday, June 15, 2017 1:26 pm
Photography by Phyllis Graber Jensen and Rene Roy found all the 'Cats, kids, dogs, hugs, smiles, signs, and banners of the great parade.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 3:04 pm
The program for the Alumni Memorial Service, held during Reunion, includes the names of Bates people who have died during the year.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 2:27 pm
"This is surreal," said Ben Hughes ’12, "like five years didn't happen. And I imagine that's the way the Class of 1957 feels, too."
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 1:10 pm
O'Neil has literally written the book on sustainable and efficient solutions to the problems of global health inequity.
Friday, June 9, 2017 12:15 pm
All you need is love, said the Beatles. But, as the Bee Gees noted, no one gets too much love anymore. Which brings us to Baccalaureate at Bates College.
Thursday, June 8, 2017 4:13 pm
The longtime dean delivered a tour de force, chronicling history and stories of generations of Bates people.
Friday, June 2, 2017 11:57 am
Clips of Bates Commencement 2017, including grads receiving diplomas, honorary degree presentations, and the Commencement address by Geoffrey Canada.