Story Approval – clearly answer the following questions and email to the appropriate editor. Be clear and specific!
What is the story?
When/Where is it taking place?
Who are your sources? This must be specific names of individuals, not a list of websites.
Why is it of interest to our readers?
Editor-in-chief: Alex Nicoll
Managing editor: Jena Seidemann
Enterprise editor: Kara Hallam
News: Summer Crawford
Editorial: Jena Seidemann
Student Life: Allie Arnold
Entertainment: Stephanie Alexander
Sports: Alex Nicoll
PHOTO REQUESTS: Fill out following photo request and email to photo editor Nicole Messer
GRAPHIC REQUESTS: Fill out the following graphic request and email to graphics editor Josh Martin
Click here for headline writing guidelines
PHOTOGRAPHY REMINDERS AND WORKFLOW
All Files saved as follows:
example: WoffordMeetingSept23_1, WoffordMeetingSept23_2, etc.
Workflow: Follow the follow steps when uploading, editing and prepping photos. Be sure to have both color and grayscale versions for print stories.
- Download, delete, batch name
- Photo credit/caption – file info
- Level, rotate, crop
- Image size
- Adjust brightness, contrast and color balance using levels
- All other cleanup
- Unsharp mask
- Mode – RGB/CMYK/Grayscale
- Save As
Cutlines: ALWAYS clearly include the 5 W’s and H. Cutlines must be edited by the adviser before posting.