CIU News

CIU New Testament Professor Dr. David Croteau
There are several views about which language Jesus spoke. Some people believe he spoke primarily Hebrew, with others arguing it was primarily Greek or Aramaic. Actually, Columbia International... Read More
 A medic from the South Carolina National Guard administers the COVID vaccine on the CIU campus.
As a part of Columbia International University’s outreach to the community, the campus was made available to health care officials for drive-thru COVID-19 vaccinations on March 6.
CIU partnered with... Read More
CIU Psychology Professor Dr. Paula Whitaker
Psychology professor offers insight
By Joshua Ford
CIU Student Writer
The College of Arts & Sciences continued “Responses to Injustice” seminars with the latest viewpoint coming from Associate... Read More
John Hunter James is flanked by Pole Vault Coach Rusty Shealy (left) and Head Coach Jud Brooker.
Columbia International University sophomore John Hunter James took first place in the men's pole vault at the NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships for the second consecutive year. He... Read More
Dr. David Croteau addresses the student body during Authority of Scripture Week
By Joshua Ford
CIU Student Writer
Students are hoping Columbia International University’s Authority of Scripture week won’t yield the same results as last year. That’s when they went on spring break... Read More
Gina Dickerson lends a hand at Temple Zion Baptist Church.
A Columbia International University Prayer Day ended with community service. The day was planned and hosted by the African American Student Association, and the food distribution coordinated by... Read More
Price Alexander readies for the dodgeball attack.
Students compete in the 2021 Shofar Cup
By Alex Brickey and Josh Ford
CIU Student Writers
Students bustled about Hoke Auditorium as they grabbed coffee, tea, and other snacks in preparation for... Read More
CIU alumnus Dr. Paul Copan speaks in CIU Chapel (Photos by Renee Laine, CIU student photographer)
By Alex Brickey
CIU Student Writer
Columbia International University alumnus Dr. Paul Copan, a well-known theologian, philosopher, and apologist, tackled a couple of timely, contemporary topics in a... Read More
The agony of defeat for Kaleb Howell during a round of Kahoot! (Photos by Renee Laine, CIU student photographer)
By Joshua Ford
CIU Student Writer
Despite heavy rain and wind, dozens of students braved their way into Hoke Auditorium on a cold night to play a classic game that every student has played since 2012... Read More
Laura Story
She reflects on her time at CIU, inspiration for "Blessings" and life during the pandemic
Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter Laura Story is a 2003 graduate of Columbia International University.... Read More
Two sports are being added this fall to the growing Columbia International University athletics program, including the increasingly popular Esports.
Esports is one of the fastest-growing... Read More
Danielle and Daron Fleming
The interlocking puzzle pieces they wear around their necks say it all. Columbia International University’s Women’s head basketball coach and her top assistant coach are inseparable. They are wife... Read More