CIU News

A CIU Core Value reminder at the Prayer Towers
Professor Dr. Andre Rogers has some suggestions
May 6 is the National Day of Prayer. Will you participate? What will be your prayer that day?
Columbia International University Professor of Preaching... Read More
CIU Volleyball Coach Amber Haver
Columbia International University volleyball coach Amber Haver is the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) South Region Coach of the Year.
Haver led CIU to their best season since... Read More
Brett Collins reacts with excitement at the House Summit.
By Josh Ford
CIU Student Writer
College students enjoy competing for bragging rights. That’s why winning the House Cup is a big deal at Columbia International University. The trophy is bestowed on... Read More
Student Body President Christina Brown worships in song.
By Bob Holmes
Earth Day was a perfect day to have the first “Cathedral of Trees” Chapel. That’s what Associate Dean for Spiritual Formation Dan Coy likes to call the new amphitheater built in a... Read More
Former Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will deliver the commencement address to the Columbia International University Class of 2021 during commencement ceremonies to be held May 1 at Shandon Baptist... Read More
Grace Hipp
Meet members of the Class of 2021 as they discuss their time at CIU and look to the future
Grace Hipp grew up on a farm in Saluda, South Carolina and is graduating with a major in Business... Read More
CIU doctoral student Tom Mullikin speaks at the Governor's Mansion as CIU Professor Dr. Mike Langston looks on. (Photos by Kierston Smith)
By Bob Holmes
Columbia International University doctoral student Tom Mullikin is developing what he calls “a theology of ecology.” His concern for God’s creation led him to conceive and direct... Read More
Gabe Austin, AAC Player of the Week
The CIU Rams baseball team has its first Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Player of the Week.
Transfer senior catcher Gabe Austin was also named the National Christian College Athletic... Read More
By Alex Brickey
CIU Student Writer
J.R.R. Tolkien fans among the student body were treated to a stimulating two-part discussion titled “The Tolkien Talks” featuring four faculty members from... Read More
Zac Beckom (left), a freshman, and sophomore Isaac Winkfield enjoy beanbag chairs during intense gaming at Owen's Place. (Photos by Josh Ford, student photographer)
By Josh Ford
CIU Student Writer
Now here is a place to relax.
Owen’s Place, located in the Rossi Student Center, has plenty of video games, snacks and beanbags, in an ambiance of dim lights and... Read More
Elizabeth Buchanan says she will miss being surrounded by a godly community. (Photos provided)
Meet members of the Class of 2021 as they discuss their time at CIU and look to the future
Elizabeth Buchanan grew up in Waxhaw, North Carolina and is graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Bible,... Read More
Dr. John Crutchfield (right) is presented with the Excellence In Teaching award by CIU president Dr. Mark Smith.
Longtime Columbia International University Bible Professor Dr. John Crutchfield is being honored for his teaching with the 2021 Excellence In Teaching Award from SCICU (South Carolina Independent... Read More