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, November 8, 2019 11:15 am
Dedicated 110 years ago, Libbey Forum was donated to Bates by Lewiston mill owner and entrepreneur W. Scott Libbey.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:30 pm
The Bobcat has been a lunchtime mainstay since 2008, when the current Commons opened — with its signature brick oven.
Friday, November 1, 2019 11:05 am
The build-up to the 1898 Bates-Bowdoin game had disputes and divided loyalties. In the end, it was “universally admitted to be the greatest contest ever held between Maine colleges."
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 11:00 am
One moment, it can feel like winter. Then, shazam!, we're enveloped in a cocoon of color and light.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 1:29 pm
Frekko is an attorney and Chicago-area civic leader.
Friday, October 11, 2019 12:25 pm
At the site of an abandoned Alaskan village, an alumnus hears 11 words illuminating experiences of students and their professor conducting indigenous archaeology.
Friday, October 4, 2019 11:33 am
Protected by a provisional patent filing, the molecule Bobcat339 speaks to pharmaceutical promise and how students become cutting-edge science researchers at Bates.
Thursday, October 3, 2019 5:32 pm
Busy Bobcats plan their days, store data, stay hydrated, and do course readings...while losing appointment notebooks, thumb drives, water bottles, and textbooks.
Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:01 pm
Gifts to Bates, both great and small, have led to a doubling of yearly giving to the college since 2013.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 10:00 am
Watch what happens when an osprey goes for the gold at Lake Andrews.