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, 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."
Thursday, May 16, 2019 4:41 pm
“I just didn’t want to take any risks,” recalls Rothmann of her first-year mindset. But that sure has changed.
Friday, May 3, 2019 11:30 am
From a paperweight inspired by a big Bates win to a peace pipe that raises questions, here are a few items from the Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library.
Friday, April 26, 2019 12:13 pm
Co-captain Bob Xu '19 of Beijing helped pave the way for the men's hockey team's appearance in a China tourney — one that Xu himself helped organize.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 2:45 pm
Texas teen Annakate Kelley's video tribute to David Nash '68 catalyzes conversation and memory-sharing 50 years after his death in Vietnam.
Friday, April 12, 2019 12:02 pm
What a way to end the semester: a spirited game of Alumni Gym hoops among professors, students, and staff — including Dean Reese and President Spencer.
Thursday, April 11, 2019 2:14 pm
The new study also suggests that Bates Purposeful Work offers ways that colleges and universities might better prepare students for the future of work.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 3:04 pm
Erica Stewart Bullard ’90 and Stacey Kelly P'21 have been elected to the Bates College Board of Trustees.
Thursday, April 4, 2019 4:38 pm
When you're launching a new college, as Oren Cheney was doing on this day in 1855, you sweat the details, you don’t suffer fools, and you watch your money.
Jennifer Doudna, pioneer and leading public voice of CRISPR gene-editing research, to deliver 2019 Commencement Address, joined by honorands Travis Mills and Megan Smith
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:12 am
An internationally renowned biochemist, Doudna is a leading public voice in the emerging discussion of the societal and ethical implications of CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing technology.