CIU News

By Bob HolmesCIU Rams Basketball player Tyrone Dantzler says as a Christian athlete he tries to be an example of God’s love and is embracing his role as a leader. That’s why the junior... Read More
Jordan Sprueill poses with U.S. Rep. John Lewis of Georgia
Jordan Sprueill meets the influential; keeps things in perspective
By Bob Holmes
Columbia International University senior Jordan Sprueill was walking the halls of Congress with a CIU... Read More
Columbia International University students are expressing their appreciation for the faithful support of CIU donors who helped us exceed our fiscal year end goals. It’s through the generosity... Read More
C. Adam Buckler
By Bob HolmesThe president of a Bible college in Indiana says his online seminary studies at Columbia International University greatly assists him in the various aspects of his ministry.C. Adam... Read More
In the halls of the Senate: CIU President Mark Smith with SC Senator Tim Scott
Columbia International University President Dr. Mark Smith led a CIU delegation to Washington, D.C. in June introducing South Carolina legislators to CIU’s mission, as well as CIU’s... Read More
Shirin Taber speaking at CIU in 2016
A Columbia International University Intercultural Studies student is mobilizing women to counter violent extremism.  Shirin Taber, who is enrolled in CIU’s online M.A. in Muslim... Read More
Two Columbia International University students explore the current state of global missionary work in the African-American church through a historical perspective. Linda Saunders and Michelle Raven,... Read More
Drainage improvements
“They’re tearing up the track” at Ben Lippen School!During track and field season, that idiom takes on one meaning describing the fastest athletes. But this summer, it means something entirely... Read More
Kim Abbott talks to the media in 2012.
CIU's first athletics director Kim Abbott has returned as assistant athletics director. Abbott served as athletics director from 2010-2016 building the program from the ground up. She stepped away... Read More
Ethan Young and family
By Bob HolmesIf freshmen at CIU ever get a little homesick for a homemade meal, they could stop by the apartment of new Residence Life Director Ethan Young. He loves to cook. But then, his recipes... Read More
Kyle Lambertson and Dr. Mike Langston
By Bob HolmesA time-honored military tradition was observed on the Columbia International University campus on June 12. For the first time in memory, a CIU student was publicly commissioned into the... Read More
Jerry Ediger teaches at Westminster Christian Academy
Each fall, Columbia International University alumnus Jerry Ediger screens a football video in his Bible class at Westminster Christian Academy in Watkinsville, Georgia. It’s footage of Ediger... Read More