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, June 15, 2018 10:43 am
From big-picture goal setting to the do's and don'ts of the college essay, three Bates experts offer advice for the college search.
Friday, June 8, 2018 1:27 pm
In a short film, Durotimi Akinkugbe '18 shares the myriad ways that Short Term delights the collective Bates soul.
Thursday, June 7, 2018 2:21 pm
Walther traversed his long tenure with a New Yorker’s bemusement, leavened by a Navy sailor’s equanimity and undergirded by devotion to his students.
Friday, June 1, 2018 12:37 pm
The Bobcat women's rowing team defended its NCAA rowing title last weekend, and the first varsity eight made its own Bates history.
Friday, June 1, 2018 11:22 am
A hand-made corsage. A thrift-shop dress found in Scotland during Short Term. An Eagle Scout medal. These seniors' Commencement accessories tell us who they are.
Sunday, May 27, 2018 2:09 pm
The video includes awarding of honorary degrees, the Commencement address by Bryan Stevenson, and conferral of degrees to 474 graduates.
Friday, May 25, 2018 10:46 am
At Commencement, the last of four Depew siblings graduates from Bates. For their parents, it's a bittersweet time.
Thursday, May 24, 2018 5:26 pm
The new professorship honors "one of the most transformative professors to ever teach at Bates," says Nancy Koven.
Friday, May 18, 2018 1:34 pm
Bates plans to create a public space on campus to recognize the service and sacrifice of the college's military veterans and to invite reflection on the broader implications of war.
Friday, May 18, 2018 8:43 am
Monday's launch takes a Bates physics experiment to the International Space Station. For one alumnus, it's "all about the power of science at Bates."