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
Friday, October 16, 2015 11:46 am
What started as a way for Nicolette Robbins ’11 to spend her final Short Term has become groundbreaking research on what it’s like to come out as an asexual person.
Friday, October 16, 2015 10:07 am
Media stories include Bates items about changing federal financial aid guidelines and Deflategate, redux.
Friday, October 9, 2015 1:35 pm
Golfer Brad Rutkin '17 and field hockey player Shannon Beaton '16 talk about the sporting life at Bates, plus an interview with longtime ski coach Bob Flynn. A new offering, a new podcast can be heard each Tuesday in the Sports Update email newsletter.
Thursday, October 8, 2015 2:12 pm
Back to Bates, the name of the newly combined parents weekend and alumni homecoming, was a big, three-day bash.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 3:57 pm
Media stories include items about alumni with Deflategate perspectives on both sides of the line of scrimmage.
Thursday, October 1, 2015 12:21 pm
The Arctic's long polar night does not slow down the marine ecosystem — a finding that has sobering consequences for how we think about the seasons in this era of climate change.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:23 pm
Bates neuroscientist Nancy Koven will use a three-year, nearly $300,000 federal grant to take a cold and hard look at oxytocin.
Friday, September 18, 2015 9:42 am
As they gather for the academic procession for Convocation, Bates professors say what they're excited to teach.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 11:50 am
A dozen pearls of job and career wisdom from the 2014-15 Purposeful Work Unplugged speaker series.
Friday, September 11, 2015 12:00 pm
Here's what the Class of 2019 has experienced from the first day of Orientation to the first day of classes.