CIU News

Dr. Steve Baarendse receives Excellence in Teaching Award
A Columbia International University professor described as caring deeply about his students has been honored with an Excellence in Teaching Award.  Professor of English Dr. Steve Baarendse received... Read More
Columbia International University is now a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The announcement from the NAIA comes after the CIU Athletics Department completed a... Read More
Two commencement programs will take place April 28 on the campus of Columbia International University (CIU) as 193 students are recognized for academic achievements from certificates to bachelor... Read More
A review by Joseph KnightCIU Student Writer Inclement weather caused the cancellation of the April 15 performance. An encore performance is scheduled for April 16 at 7 p.m. I was excited as I... Read More
CIU Donor Appreciation Luncheon
By Bob HolmesVladyslav Hruntkovskyi wants to go back to his home country of the Ukraine to serve in the world of business. But the Business & Organizational Leadership major told CIU scholarship... Read More
House of Virtus wins the 2018 House CupBy Joseph KnightCIU Student WriterSurrounded by yells, cheers, and horn-blowing, over 25 men from the House of Virtus rushed to the stage of Shortess Chapel to... Read More
CIU Undergraduate Overnight Event
Dozens of young people got a taste of college life at the Undergraduate Overnight Event at Columbia International University in early April.They sat in on a class, mingled with professors and slept... Read More
A Columbia International University seminary student holds some impressive credentials. Tom Mullikin, who is working on a Master of Divinity degree in Chaplaincy, was recently inducted into three... Read More
Jannique Stewart of the Life Training Institute
By Naomi BalkCIU Student WriterThe Columbia International University student body contemplated some profound questions about life during an April Chapel: “Do some human beings matter more than... Read More
By Naomi BalkCIU Student WriterThe messianic deliverance from sin and into salvation was symbolized by a Seder observance at Columbia International University in April. The Seder was hosted by the... Read More
Setting up for disc golf on the CIU campus.
By Joseph KnightCIU Student WriterNearly three dozen Columbia International University students were up before sunrise on a Saturday, motivated by the prospects of CIU’s first disc golf course... Read More
Michelle Raven, CIU student of Intercultural Studies
Columbia International University was well represented at this year’s Southeast Regional Conference of the Evangelical Missiological Society (EMS).Nearly half of the 23 papers presented at the March... Read More