With over 75 percent of first year students commuting to campus, getting involved can prove challenging for some students.
competitive job market
Contributing writer Moises Fuertes thinks that students should be familiar with the operating systems of Macs and Microsoft Windows in order to have an advantage in the competitive job market.
It was a match that tested the will of the FIU Panthers. The fourth seeded Panthers (6-14) played themselves into an early 0-3 hole, but rallied back and clinched a 4-3 contest against the seventh seeded Troy Trojans (11-10) in the quarterfinals of the 2012 Sun Belt Conference Tournament on April 20.
After the disappointing home loss, the Golden Panthers experienced a dip in the national rankings, dropping seven spots down to No. 69 in the nation.
The Golden Panthers, ranked No. 62 in the nation, struggled on Apr. 3 with a 6-1 loss against the Southern Methodist University Mustangs, ranked No. 37 in the nation.
The Golden Panthers, ranked No. 62 in the nation, defeated Florida Gulf Coast University in a 6-1 victory. FIU extended their win streak to nine matches, the longest it has been since the 2009 season, when they had a fourteen-match streak.
The Golden Panthers, now ranked No. 61 nationally, have been unbeatable the past two weeks and won again on March 15 over North Texas by a score of 6-1. The team has now won seven consecutive matches and seems to be well prepared for the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.
The FIU Golden Panthers remained undefeated at home on March 11 with a 7-0 sweep of the Troy Trojans. The team has now won six straight matches and seems to have found their groove.