Frequently Asked Questions

How do I contact the paper with a story suggestion?
Online form:
On the left side of this page is a link to submit your story suggestion. Select 'Submit Ideas' and fill out the Eagle View Publicity Request online form.

Email In the subject line of your email, name your topic and include one of the following designations: student, faculty or staff suggestion. Be sure to include contact information and as many details as you can: who, what, when, where and why.

Write your story idea information. Be sure to include contact information and as many details as you can: who, what, when, where and why. Please write clearly or type the information. Mail to: NWACC Eagle View, c/o NWACC, BH 1459, One College Drive, Bentonville, AR 72712

You may hand deliver the information to the Eagle View Newsroom, BH 1459.

NOTE: If you have a story or other suggestion, please contact the paper as soon as possible so that deadline constraints do not limit its chance to get covered.
How do I format a submitted (non-staff) photo?
Photos need to be formatted in the following way:
  • Shoot photos on a digital camera that can handle 5 megapixels or higher.
  • The preferred resolution is NOT BELOW 180 dpi and the preferred size is NOT SMALLER than 8x10.
  • Transfer images to computer and save a copy of the original picture with a new name – something short that will describe the picture.
  • Save as a jpeg.

Email with the name of your photo in the subject line. In the email, give a photo description and give the names of the people from left to right or whatever is appropriate; or write a photo caption that will appear under the photo in the paper. Don't forget to provide the name of the person who took the photo. Attach the .jpeg file to the email.

How do I know my story will be used in the paper?
he paper reserves the right not to publish articles based on quality and/or space constraints. If an article is not used in one issue, there is a possibility that it will be used in the following issue. However, no notification will be sent out regarding the publishing of stories.
Are there jobs with the paper?
The Eagle View is run by students, for the students and for the community. ANY student may join the newspaper staff as long as he or she is enrolled in at least one class at NWACC, including a one-credit hour class. The Eagle View staff encourages potential staff members to enroll in Student Newspaper Lab class (JOUR 1061) and/or Newspaper Layout and Design (JOUR 2061 - this class meets only four times during the first 8-week session). The editor-in-chief and the managing editor receive scholarships for working on the Eagle View.
Does the paper publish other styles of writing?
The Eagle View always gives priority to news. However, short creative works may be published when space is available or under special circumstances, at the discretion of the student editor or faculty advisor/editor. No story over 500 words and no poem over 16 lines will be considered.