Jay is editor of Bates Magazine, editorial director for select Advancement and President’s Office projects and editor of BatesNews.
Stories by Jay Burns
Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00 pm
At halftime of tomorrow's Homecoming football game, Bates will retire the No. 11 baseball jersey worn by William "Chick" Leahey ’52 during his 36 years as head coach.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:00 pm
Bates joins just a handful of U.S. colleges in eliminating physical mailboxes in favor of the one-stop, package-center approach.
Friday, October 3, 2014 8:00 am
A makeover of an old Chase Hall dining space has created a neighborly, see-and-be-seen home for the Office of Intercultural Education.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:00 pm
See what they experienced as Bates photographers Sarah Crosby and Phyllis Graber Jensen followed the Class of 2018 from its arrival on Aug. 25 through the first week of classes.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 8:58 am
As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation 2014, we asked...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 11:00 am
Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.
Friday, June 20, 2014 4:18 pm
Before the books close on 2014, we want to share some of the stories and moments from the past year.
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!