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, July 12, 2019 10:12 am
A century ago, Bates' solid plan to own a southern Maine forest and run a forestry program became a "hopeless undertaking."
Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:58 am
For Mac Herrling '72, working as a summer Lewiston cop seemed like a good way to get a clue about life beyond campus.
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 5:40 pm
As the college year ticks down, here are the 10 Bates News stories, from last August to now, with the most page views.
Friday, June 14, 2019 11:22 am
“As soon as we’re ahead, I know that nothing can stop us," says co-captain Sophie Claus ‘19.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 11:36 am
It's hardly unique for a Congressman to challenge an expert during a committee hearing. But it might be unique when they're both Bates alumni.
Friday, June 7, 2019 12:57 pm
The title is Bates' third consecutive and fourth in the past five years. "I'm so proud to be a part of this team," says co-captain Sophie Claus '19. "There are so many people back home and here supporting us. It's an incredible feeling."
Friday, May 31, 2019 10:25 am
Twenty-one years later, on the eve of Commencement, a Bates father and son re-enact a favorite family photo from October 1998.
Friday, May 24, 2019 11:40 am
Class of 2019 by the numbers, historical Commencement facts, and livestream information for Sunday's big event.
Thursday, May 23, 2019 10:51 am
The annual Barlow exhibition gives students a chance to share with their friends, professors, and staff what they’ve seen and experienced abroad.
Friday, May 17, 2019 10:00 am
Gillett got a prophetic team nickname when she joined the Bates women's club team as a first-year: "Future."