CIU News

Jonathan Johnson with the Atlanta Braves
Columbia International University is excited to announce that former Major League pitcher Jonathan Johnson will be the head coach of the new CIU baseball program scheduled to begin in fall 2019.... Read More
Dr. Michael Johnson
Dr. Michael Johnson once wrote that Columbia International University “provided a vision of education that has shaped even the smallest details of my experience.”Johnson’s vision of education will... Read More
Ram-Falcon 5K Challenge
By Ireland KostCIU Student WriterAs 13-year-old Emma Martin warmed up for the Ram-Falcon 5K Challenge, she said she had never run on a Mondotrack.“But I’m excited to see how it turns out... Read More
Topping Off William H. Jones Global Business & IT Center at CIU
Construction of new Global Business and IT Center progressing
By Naomi Balk and Bob Holmes
Columbia International University and Mashburn Construction celebrated a time-honored building tradition... Read More
Dancing at the CIU Hoedown
By Ireland KostCIU Student WriterPartners twirl in a circle, friends sing by a bonfire, competitors bob for apples, and the 2018 CIU Hoedown is underway!As the sun sets over campus, students at... Read More
CIU students pick up trash near Monticello Road
By Naomi Balk and Ireland KostCIU Student WritersThe mission of Columbia International University is to educate people from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ. And... Read More
Kyle Jones
Recent graduates offer advice in panel discussionBy Naomi BalkCIU student writerKyle Jones just graduated from Columbia International University last May. But as a budding entrepreneur, he had the... Read More
Jim Mullen, chairman of The Midlands Regional Education Center Board
By Kierston Smith and Bob HolmesA group of state-appointed education and business leaders met at Columbia International University’s John R. Cook Jr. Business and Entrepreneurship Center in... Read More
Sharin Taber
What is the best way to reach your Muslim neighbor? That’s one of the questions that Columbia International University student Shirin Taber discusses in her contribution to the new book, “Islam and... Read More
Operation Christmas Child at CIU
CIU international students participate in shoe box ministry By Naomi BalkCIU Student Writer For CIU student Karabo Maretlane, Operation Christmas Child has come full circle. As Maretlane joined about... Read More
CIU 2018 Alumnus of the Year Award
By Naomi Balk and Joseph Knight
CIU Student Writers
A lot has changed on the Columbia International University campus since Amy Daugaard graduated in 1978. But when it comes to the center... Read More
CIU students take a break from hurricane clean-up in Puerto Rico
Ten CIU students, along with Intercultural Studies Professor Michelle Raven, travelled to Puerto Rico in October to assist the people there who continue to recover from Hurricane Maria that hit the U... Read More