Jay Burns

Jay is editor of Bates Magazine, editorial director for select Advancement and President’s Office projects and editor of BatesNews.

Stories by Jay Burns
Slideshow: Bates photographers’ favorite images of 2017

Monday, January 1, 2018 3:00 am

Welcome to our annual showcase of the favorite images taken by Bates Communications photographers, featuring photographs from three perspectives.

Bates launches ‘vibrant and immersive’ Athletics website

Thursday, December 21, 2017 12:27 pm

The major redesign "mirrors what Bobcat sports is all about: excellence, pride, energy, and community," says Jason Fein, director of athletics.

For the holidays, four recipes from the Bates kitchens

Thursday, December 21, 2017 10:34 am

With another food-fueled holiday season upon us, here are four dishes, both mains and sides, from the 2017 Harvest Meal.

Bates in the News: Dec. 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 3:06 pm

Bates classmates publish one of 2017's most-discussed research articles, and author-illustrator Matt Tavares '97 gets great reviews for his new children's book.

What’s in a Lewiston Name: Kennedy

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:37 pm

Then-candidate John F. Kennedy visited Lewiston in November 1960. Three years later, the city named its downtown park after the slain president.

From the Archives: Five bobcat sightings on campus

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:48 pm

We searched the campus for bobcats — young and old, high and low — and here's what we found.

Patricia A. Schoknecht named Bates College vice president for information and library services and college librarian

Monday, November 27, 2017 10:41 am

Currently chief information officer and assistant vice president for business services at Rollins College, Schoknecht joins Bates on Jan. 1, 2018.

See what’s in the Ladd Library lost and found today

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:53 pm

The Bates library is where students study, hang out, and spend lots of time. And lose things.

Then and Now: The Bates ginkgo tree sheds its leaves

Thursday, November 16, 2017 11:50 am

As ginkgo trees do, the one outside Carnegie Science Hall, across from Chase Hall, shed all its leaves within a few hours on Nov. 9.

Muskie’s threatened Clean Water Act delivers ‘billions of dollars in economic benefits’ annually

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:24 pm

Ensuring clean water, says economics professor Lynne Lewis, boosts jobs, tourism, recreation, and property values — benefits that far outweigh the costs.

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