Posts tagged with: "Student-Athletes"

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

  Lina Bernier couldn’t focus. As Hurricane Maria closed in on Puerto Rico, Bernier – a sophomore volleyball student-athlete born […]

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Top surgeon has been caring for FIU student-athletes for two decades

Top surgeon has been caring for FIU student-athletes for two decades

Fifteen FIU cheerleaders were waiting to get their physicals over the summer when the resident physician was unable to show. […]

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Training the trainers: FIU program a cut above

Training the trainers: FIU program a cut above

Tiffany Yam was working in the athletic training department at her alma mater, Rutgers University in New Jersey, when she […]

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Student-athletes embrace active role in serving the community

Student-athletes embrace active role in serving the community

Growing up with a father and uncles who helped him become the man he is today, men’s basketball senior guard […]

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A tale of two catchers: FIU baseball boasts a strong duo behind the plate

A tale of two catchers: FIU baseball boasts a strong duo behind the plate

If anyone knows how important it is to have a reliable catcher behind the plate, it’s FIU Baseball Head Coach […]

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Mike Ellis overcomes back injury, doubts in return to the mound

Mike Ellis overcomes back injury, doubts in return to the mound

When FIU pitcher Mike Ellis woke up on Saturday, Feb. 15 – the day he was supposed to make his […]

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Roberto Alterio ready to make impact with FIU men’s soccer team

Roberto Alterio ready to make impact with FIU men’s soccer team

Roberto Alterio is eager to get the season underway. Alterio transferred from the University of South Florida to FIU as […]

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Slideshow: Standout scholar-athletes excel in the classroom and on the court, field, pool and green

Slideshow: Standout scholar-athletes excel in the classroom and on the court, field, pool and green

Student-athletes keep a grueling schedule, fitting in academic demands with training, practice and games. While coaches and trainers help these […]

Alumni-athletes do London Olympics 2012

Alumni-athletes do London Olympics 2012

A couple of FIU Panthers have been roaming around London, the home of the XXX Games of the Olympiad this […]

Richard Pitino named FIU men’s basketball head coach

Richard Pitino named FIU men’s basketball head coach

FIU Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia announced April 16 the hiring of Richard Pitino as the seventh […]

Sun Belt Conference honors 100 FIU student-athletes

Sun Belt Conference honors 100 FIU student-athletes

The Sun Belt Conference honored 100 FIU student-athletes July 11 for achieving grade point averages of 3.0 or better during […]

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FIU Volleyball makes the grade

FIU Volleyball makes the grade

By Susan Feinberg FIU volleyball is making the grade in the classroom as well as on the court. Despite long […]

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FIU athletes and Big Brothers Big Sisters: a winning combination

Student-athletes turned out on a recent Saturday to help the youth mentoring organization fight childhood obesity. By Karen Cochrane More […]

FIYou profile: Liz Borrell ’01

FIYou profile: Liz Borrell ’01

Name: Liz Borrell ’01 Hometown: I was born in New Orleans, La., and raised in Miami, Fla. Job Title/Department: I’m […]

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