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.
Columbia International University will dedicate the renovated G. Allen Fleece Library with a special ceremony on Jan. 24 at 11:30 a.m.A devastating electrical fire on May 8, 2010 caused over $2.5... Read More
A 1996 graduate of Columbia International University is in the business of helping businesses succeed. Jody Deming, who lives in the Upstate of South Carolina, founded Bottlecap Creative House with... Read More
You’ve heard of “Occupy Wall Street.” But you’ve probably never heard of “Occupy Fleece.” It was more of a party, than a protest. On Jan. 17, the G. Allen Fleece Library at Columbia International... Read More
You’ve heard of “Occupy Wall Street.” But you’ve probably never heard of “Occupy Fleece.” It’s more of a party, than a protest. On Jan. 17, the G. Allen Fleece Library at Columbia International... Read More
Columbia International University has announced the appointment of Jennifer L. Booth as university registrar. She begins her duties Feb. 1.Booth comes to CIU from Southeastern Baptist Theological... Read More
All Living CIU Presidents Now Active at the UniversityDr. Johnny Miller, who served as the fourth president of Columbia International University from 1991 to 1999, has returned to CIU as a professor... Read More
One of the longest-living graduates of Columbia International University went home to be with the Lord on Dec. 29. Mary Elizabeth “Lib” McMurray was 102 years old. McMurray was member of the class... Read More
Workers are putting finishing touches to the renovations of the G. Allen Fleece Library at Columbia International University. A fire in the library in May 2010 caused extensive smoke damage... Read More
The pastor of a Columbia area church is celebrating the Christmas season - and his church's recent affiliation with a denomination. Jaye Morgan, who graduated from Columbia International University... Read More
By Abbey Le RoyCIU Student WriterA man who took an Atlanta diner and transformed it into the second largest fast-food chicken restaurant chain in the United States, was recognized with the honorary... Read More
The winner of a full-tuition scholarship from Columbia International University (CIU) in Columbia, S.C. is a prayer leader at his church, chaplain of the National Honor Society at his high school,... Read More
Distinguished Columbia International University Alumna Wilma J. Cross (class of ’69), is being recognized for her effective ministry among prisoners in Chile, South America. Her Distinguished Alumna... Read More