What is it like to care for a husband who has been in chronic pain for over two decades? Debbie Smith can answer that question. She is the wife of Columbia International University President Dr. Mark Smith who still suffers the effects of a horrific 1996 car crash.
In a new article, CIU Professor Emeritus Dr. Terry Powell details how Debbie...
Columbia International University Counseling Professor Dr. Seth Scott writes that in our culture today, we tend to think of the heart as the home of our emotions, sending chalky-tasting heart-shaped candies to one another to express our...
Abby Carlson says she loves serving people. The sophomore Teacher Education major was among a large segment of the Columbia International University student body who bagged 40,000 pounds of potatoes during a community service day at CIU.
The other driver suddenly veered across the center line and rammed into his car at a high rate of speed. He survived, but barely. Every day since that 1996 crash, debilitating pain has been his constant, uninvited companion.
By Ireland KostCIU Student WriterGrammy nominated artist and Dove Award Winner, Tauren Wells brought together the energy of showmanship and the passion of Christianity in a concert at Columbia... Read More
(See entire news conference on CIU’s Facebook page.)A partnership between Columbia International University and neighborhood leaders in North Columbia has reached a milestone that will transform... Read More
By Ireland KostCIU Student WriterTwo pet dogs, Cooper and Millie, reminded the Columbia International University student body that the Lord’s ways are higher than our ways.Tobin Cassels, CIU Board... Read More
In a unique Chapel service at Columbia International University, South Carolina State Guard Commander Brig. Gen. Leon Lott swore in a new recruit: Dr. Bill Jones. Jones is the chancellor of CIU. Lott... Read More
Call it a working lunch — just the thing for Columbia International University Business majors, right? But this lunch hour class challenges the students to consider Business as Mission (BAM).The CIU... Read More
The excitement grows as Columbia International University athletics history continues to be made with the ever-expanding CIU roster of sports. The first CIU women’s softball games took place over the... Read More
OB/GYN speaks out against New York abortion lawComments by Columbia International University alumnus Dr. Omar L. Hamada, who has delivered more than 2,500 babies, have gone viral after he went on... Read More
CIU has first graduate of new programBy Bob Holmes Why are Hispanics in the United States turning to Islam? That question was at the center of the doctoral dissertation by the first graduate of... Read More
A major step toward improving the gateway to Columbia International University came with the demolition of a former club that the sheriff had considered a “nuisance.”
The restaurant and bar is one of... Read More
By Naomi BalkCIU Student WriterColumbia International University President Dr. Mark Smith welcomed the student body back this semester with the challenge to be leaders. “God’s calling you to be the... Read More
Jeff McIlwain’s contributions to a 3-0 week in CIU’s men’s basketball AAC conference play earned him National Christian College Athletics Association (NCCAA) Athlete of the Week honors Jan. 14.The... Read More
CIU committed to community enhancement and safety
Just a few months after Columbia International University President Dr. Mark Smith saw the potential for a revitalized Monticello Road corridor... Read More