Jay is editor of Bates Magazine, editorial director for select Advancement and President’s Office projects and editor of BatesNews.
Stories by Jay Burns
Monday, June 13, 2016 12:51 pm
Mount David's stewardship reflects a truism from that famous 1970s TV commercial: “People start pollution. People can stop it."
Monday, June 13, 2016 10:49 am
The Alumni Parade gathers different Bates eras under a common umbrella: love...
Thursday, June 9, 2016 12:38 pm
Students and faculty in two innovative types of Short Term courses showed their stuff at an end-of-term showcase, including a major redesign of intro chemistry.
Thursday, June 9, 2016 10:13 am
Media coverage of John Lewis' Commencement address, plus Stephen Engel on the politics of LGBTQ rights and President Spencer's interview with New England Cable News.
Friday, June 3, 2016 12:34 pm
The mace bearer is an attention-grabber at Commencement, so when it changes hands, as it did this year, it's like getting a new James Bond.
Friday, June 3, 2016 11:57 am
Need a hug? We got 'em. In a great Bates tradition, professors greet the graduates during the Recessional.
Thursday, June 2, 2016 5:34 pm
In photos, video, and text, moments from Commencement Day 2016.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 11:43 am
Among the 461 seniors set to graduate Sunday is biochemistry major Khi Kim ’16, whose theater and dance posters have fueled larcenous intentions while filling Bates venues.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 6:23 pm
The first Bates Commencement was in 1867, making this year's event the 150th in college history. Or have there been more? If so, why?
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 3:11 pm
How do you teach a room full of 500 first-year students who just arrived on campus what it means to be a part of the Bates community? The answer: Anike Tourse ’92.