The Syrinx, Fresno Pacific University’s student publication, received a California Press Foundation Equipment Grant for $1,500. Joe Kieta, the editor of The Fresno Bee, who endorsed the April grant application, was on the main campus September 11 to deliver the check during the weekly staff meeting.

 The funds will go toward a DSLR camera. See the full press release at thesyrinx.com/fpu-student-newspaper-wins-grant-for-new-camera/.

PHOTO: Syrinx editor-in-chief Leonel Loera, left, takes the check from Bee editor Joe Kieta.