CIU News

Dr. Mark Jobe
The new president of a revered and historic Bible institute is an alumnus of Columbia International University.Dr. Mark Jobe has been appointed the 10th president of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago... Read More
Dr. Hans Finzel
By Joseph KnightCIU senior and Business majorI would hazard a guess that the average American college student does not know the name of a single board member of the university that they attend.But I... Read More
Tori Veldhuizen puts her International Community Development experience to work.
Columbia International University 2017 graduate Tori Veldhuizen is putting her degree in International Community Development (ICD) to use in the United States — for now. Along with her husband Shane... Read More
Coffee business owners Matt Beyer of Columbia and Pavel Busygin of Russia.
By Bob HolmesColumbia International University alumnus Matt Beyer and businessman Pavel Busygin have a lot in common. They both own coffee shops. About the only difference between their shops is the... Read More
Liz Curtis Higgs speaks at Columbia International University
By Naomi BalkCIU Student WriterNot everyone would introduce themselves as “65, super-sized, silver-haired and a Jesus girl.”But not everyone can connect with women in the warm, personal... Read More
Books by Steve Davis, CIU Ph.D. in ICS candidate
Studying for CIU’s online Ph.D. in Intercultural Studies is perfect for students already heavily involved in ministry – including authors.One such student is Stephen Davis who recently published two... Read More
CIU student Heather Blackburn assists with a chainsaw.
By Nathanael KnottOn the weekend of Sept. 29, I had the opportunity to drive to New Bern, North Carolina with a team of 10 other Columbia International University students to work on disaster relief... Read More
Indah Coffee
The businesses of a Columbia International University alumni couple and a Ben Lippen School alumnus have combined to bring “South Carolina’s Best Coffee” to a second Columbia... Read More
CIU softball field almost ready for new season.
Columbia International University Softball Coach Sara Allen is pretty happy. She reports that there are just a few finishing touches left on the construction of the CIU softball field just ahead of... Read More
Paul Grandacarpio
Former Columbia International University Ram Paul Grandacarpio is a hero. He scored the winning goal in the first home match of a new Columbia semi-pro soccer team.Grandacarpio plays for Soda City FC... Read More
CIU Christian Life Conference 2018
Pastor Benny Tate speaks at annual Christian Life ConferenceBy Joseph Knight and Bob HolmesColumbia International University celebrated the annual Christian Life Conference Week in September,... Read More
The CIU Rams vs. Columbia College
Another historic milestone in the history of Columbia International University Athletics. Not only have the CIU Rams entered a new sport — volleyball — they won their first home match in... Read More