CIU News

  • CIU 2018 Alumnus of the Year Award
    Alumni “come home” to celebrate growth, pray for CIU

    By Naomi Balk and Joseph Knight

    CIU Student Writers

    A lot has changed on the Columbia International University campus since Amy Daugaard graduated in 1978. But when it comes to the center of CIU’s DNA, she says much remains the same.

    “My most prominent memories are a combination of friendships, the Bible being the authority for life,...

  • Scene from "The Mousetrap" performed at Columbia International University
    CIU Thespians to perform the mystery of “The Mousetrap”

    By Ireland Kost

    CIU Student Writer

    There’s a mystery to solve in Hoke Auditorium!

    Written by Agatha Christie, the CIU Thespians’ production of “The Mousetrap” sends chills through the audience with its maddening mystery, intense acting, and simple melody of “Three Blind Mice.”

    The curtains open on Mollie...

  • CIU students take a break from hurricane clean-up in Puerto Rico
    CIU students assist in Puerto Rico recovery a year after Hurricane Maria

    Ten CIU students, along with Intercultural Studies Professor Michelle Raven, travelled to Puerto Rico in October to assist the people there who continue to recover from Hurricane Maria that hit the U.S. territory a year ago. Below are the reflections of a member of the CIU recovery team, Joanna Railey, discussing the six days of ministry. She is a sophomore majoring in ...

  • Mondotrack surface at Ben Lippen School
    Excitement builds as Mondotrack nears completion; 5K Challenge scheduled

    They’re rolling out the Mondo Track. Literally.

    With months of ground preparation behind them, crews are rolling the Mondo surface on the track around the Ben Lippen School football field. It’s the final touch for the $1 million Olympic-style track to be used by the...

  • Rams Head Basktball Coach Tony Stockman
    Former Clemson basketball standout Tony Stockman begins first season as Rams head coach

    Former Clemson basketball standout Tony Stockman is well-known in South Carolina for the big shot he made as a Clemson Tiger in 2001. His three-pointer as time ran out upset #1 ranked University of North Carolina.

    Today, Stockman is in his first season as the head...

  • CIU student Katie Mayberry
    CIU students minister to local community through food drive

    By Naomi Balk

    CIU Student Writer

    “Is this for real? You sure this is free?”

    This was the response of a Monticello Road resident who received one of 266 bags of groceries from CIU’s Student Mission Connection (SMC) as the group reached out to the local community.

    SMC set up a tent, table...

CIU 2018 Alumnus of the Year Award

By Naomi Balk and Joseph Knight

CIU Student Writers

A lot has changed on the Columbia International University campus since Amy Daugaard graduated in 1978...

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Scene from "The Mousetrap" performed at Columbia International University

By Ireland Kost

CIU Student Writer

There’s a mystery to solve in Hoke Auditorium!

Written by Agatha Christie, the CIU Thespians’...

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CIU students take a break from hurricane clean-up in Puerto Rico

Ten CIU students, along with Intercultural Studies Professor Michelle Raven, travelled to Puerto Rico in October to assist the people there who continue to recover from Hurricane Maria that hit...

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Mondotrack surface at Ben Lippen School

They’re rolling out the Mondo Track. Literally.

With months of ground preparation behind them, crews are rolling the Mondo surface on the track around the Ben Lippen School football...

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CIU student Katie Mayberry

By Naomi Balk

CIU Student Writer

“Is this for real? You sure this is free?”

This was the response of a Monticello Road resident who...

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Rams Head Basktball Coach Tony Stockman

Former Clemson basketball standout Tony Stockman is well-known in South Carolina for the big shot he made as a Clemson Tiger in 2001. His three-pointer as time ran out upset #1 ranked University...

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CIU Ram Romulo Barreto, NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week

Romulo Barreto, a Columbia International University freshman from Salvador, Brazil, has been named a Student-Athlete of the Week by the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) for...

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Former golf teacher turned pastor David Kite

David Kite is known as one of the top golfers in the Charleston, South Carolina area where he has made a living as a teaching golf pro. He played golf in college on a scholarship at the University...

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The John R. Cook Jr. Business & Entrepreneurship Center at CIU

Columbia International University’s growing business programs are gaining statewide attention in South Carolina. Scott Adams, the dean of the CIU School of Business & Professional...

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CIU Rams men's soccer team on missions trip in Colombia

By Bob Holmes

Columbia International University students impact the nations with the message of Christ long before graduation. As a matter of fact, CIU students travelled on...

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Are you among those working on college applications this time of year? When it comes to choosing a college or university in South Carolina, Columbia International University is among the very best...

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Dr. Nina Ellison

By Joseph Knight

CIU Business & Professional Studies major

Today a speaker taught me to listen.

I was at the bi-monthly business seminar hosted...

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