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
The Alumni Parade, our tradition of ‘universal enthusiasm and great merriment,’ turns 100 years young
Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:50 am
The centerpiece of the 1914 Reunion was the first-ever Alumni Parade, a “historico-humorous parade of classes about the field.”
Sunday, May 25, 2014 1:38 pm
Bates seniors and professors (and the Commencement piper) explain what their choice of shoewear says about the sole of the college.
Friday, May 23, 2014 10:33 am
When the Bobcat (Stu Abelson '97) waterskied across Lake Andrews 17 years ago today, ABC News was there to cover the story. Take a look!
Thursday, May 22, 2014 3:00 pm
The bane of many social science majors, statistics will be taught far differently next year, thanks to a student-faculty team led by Professor of Psychology Amy Douglass.
Friday, May 16, 2014 11:52 am
Short Term blog coverage from one of the world’s most extraordinary places to study ecology and evolutionary biology.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 8:00 am
“For both of them to place in the top 10 at Nationals is an amazing accomplishment,” says coach Ginger Klingenstein-Albert.
Friday, May 2, 2014 9:00 am
Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 11:58 am
Dumais' contributions have touched how we find, use and make sense of information from our computers and the Internet.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:00 pm
In the storied history of Bates debate, the victory is believed to be the first national title by a Bates varsity team.
Friday, April 18, 2014 1:31 pm
Perspectives look at the past, present and future of Rwanda.