CIU News

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...

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Coffee business owners Matt Beyer of Columbia and Pavel Busygin of Russia.

By Bob Holmes

Columbia International University alumnus Matt Beyer and businessman Pavel Busygin have a lot in common. They both own coffee shops. About the only difference...

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Liz Curtis Higgs speaks at Columbia International University

By Naomi Balk

CIU Student Writer

Not everyone would introduce themselves as “65, super-sized, silver-haired and a Jesus girl.”

But not...

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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...

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CIU student Heather Blackburn assists with a chainsaw.

By Nathanael Knott

On 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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CIU Christian Life Conference 2018

Pastor Benny Tate speaks at annual Christian Life Conference

By Joseph Knight and Bob Holmes

Columbia International University celebrated the annual...

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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...

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"Florence Welcome Party" at CIU featured free donuts

The musings of student writers Naomi Balk and Joseph Knight during Hurricane Florence

I was in the Library when we found out that classes were cancelled for the rest of the...

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Columbia International University is ranked #1 among colleges and universities in South Carolina by

The website’s rankings are intended to inform and guide...

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