Influential leadership expert Dr. John Maxwell returns to Columbia International University on March 23 for his fourth Leadership Forum in the Midlands of South Carolina. The event takes place from 1-3 p.m. in Shortess Chapel on the campus of CIU.
Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26...
First “Church Refreshed” conference hosted on campus
By Bob Holmes
As leaders of two different Columbia-area churches stood outside the doors of Shortess Chapel, they excitedly chatted about what they had just experienced inside at Columbia International University’s first “Church Refreshed” conference.
Amidst a pandemic, racial and political tension and disunity in our country, a Columbia International University freshman is heading a new initiative called “Right Words @ CIU,” an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to communicate written messages of appreciation, assurance and encouragement to one another.
In anticipation of a new year, Columbia International University Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Andre Rogers asked CIU President Dr. Mark Smith to “go deeper” with some of CIU’s African American leaders at an early January leadership retreat.
Three Columbia International University alumni, who specialize in youth ministry, recently tackled some weighty topics in two separate publications. Trevor Miller, a 2005 graduate of the Youth... Read More
By Abbey LeRoyCIU Student Writer Fifty years after being hired as a teenager to move furniture, Lee Morris Sr. was recognized for his half century of service to Columbia International University... Read More
Logos Bible Software, used by over 55,000 pastors, Bible teachers, and students now features two complementary textbooks written by two Columbia International University professors.“Greek is Good... Read More
Dr. Crawford Loritts will give the charge to the graduates at the May 12 spring commencement exercises at Columbia International University. Loritts has served God in a variety of capacities during... Read More
NASCAR racing icon Kyle Petty is coming to Columbia May 9. Petty will be speaking at a fundraising luncheon for the new intercollegiate athletics program at Columbia International University, and... Read More
In 1962, Columbia International University, then called Columbia Bible College, needed help moving the campus from downtown Columbia, to its new location on Monticello Road. They hired 18-year-old... Read More
What if your blessings come through raindrops? What if your healing comes through tears? Those are questions we often avoid pondering. But for 2003 Columbia International University alumna Laura... Read More
While many people are remembering the ways Chuck Colson touched their lives, few have memories of Colson from the perspective of Columbia International University alumna Ginny Dent Brant.Colson, a... Read More
There’s no doubt that Jud Brooker came to CIU highly qualified for his role as men’s and women’s cross country coach. But his running prowess was displayed April 14 when he won the Palmetto Half... Read More
It’s another small, but significant and historic step toward intercollegiate athletics at Columbia International University. On April 19, lights went up on the soccer field under development at CIU... Read More
Dr. Anita Cooper, the director of the Bible Teaching program at Columbia International University is the CIU recipient of the 2012 Excellence in Teaching Award presented by South Carolina Independent... Read More
Grace and the Christian’s Responsibility in Sanctification. Sounds pretty deep. Deep, but nonetheless a topic of important discussion for the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) at their General... Read More