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Posts by Jay Burns


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Wednesday

December 18, 2013
12:00 pm

Olympic hopefuls Bamford ’15 and Ellefson ’09 ski different trails toward Sochi

Their paths are, quite literally, polar opposites.

Olympic hopefuls Bamford ’15 and Ellefson ’09 ski different trails toward Sochi

Thursday

December 12, 2013
11:55 am

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Finals week Instagram photos from students suggest that they approach finals the way Bates students always have: with snacks, naps and embracing the fact that misery loves company.

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Tuesday

December 3, 2013
12:47 pm

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

Monday

December 2, 2013
5:51 pm

Bangor Daily News profiles backcountry ski series creator Ben Leoni ’05

The show follows series creator Ben Leoni ’05 and fellow backcountry skiers as they head into the boondocks of the Northeast.

Bangor Daily News profiles backcountry ski series creator Ben Leoni ’05

Tuesday

November 19, 2013
5:21 pm

After JFK’s assassination, The Bates Student reflects a grieving community

Essays, articles and poems in The Bates Student captured emotions and innocence.

After JFK’s assassination, The Bates Student reflects a grieving community

Friday

November 8, 2013
9:55 am

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

Friday

November 8, 2013
9:15 am

Rosamond Toomey ’33 turns 103, and the Hartford Courant takes note

A Phi Beta Kappa mathematics major at Bates, she went on to a long teaching career.

Rosamond Toomey ’33 turns 103, and the Hartford Courant takes note

Friday

November 8, 2013
8:28 am

Public radio’s Marketplace heads Down East, visits Raye’s Mustard and Kevin Raye ’83

The Raye mustard business dates to 1903, when the Maine sardine business was booming along the coast.

Public radio’s Marketplace heads Down East, visits Raye’s Mustard and Kevin Raye ’83

Thursday

November 7, 2013
5:02 pm

Time Out Singapore profiles Michelle Chong ’00, director of ’3 Peas in a Pod’

The movie draws obliquely on her Bates experience.

Time Out Singapore profiles Michelle Chong ’00, director of ’3 Peas in a Pod’

Thursday

November 7, 2013
3:53 pm

Sarasota Herald-Tribune covers cancer survivor Tim Berg ’14 in Vitale Tennis Tournament

Tim Berg ’14 is back home in Florida this weekend competing in a tournament fundraiser hosted by Dick Vitale.

Sarasota Herald-Tribune covers cancer survivor Tim Berg ’14 in Vitale Tennis Tournament