CIU News

Commencement speaker The Rev. Robert J. Morgan
Commencement exercises for Columbia International University (CIU) will take place on Saturday, May 15. Exercises for the CIU Undergraduate School will begin at 8:30 a.m. and exercises for the CIU... Read More
CIU alumna Laura Story with Alumni Ministries Director Roy King
By Abbey Shoemaker

CIU Student WriterChristian singer/songwriter Laura Story, a 2003 graduate of Columbia International University, was awarded the university's first-ever Recent Alumni... Read More
Dr. Stephen Farra (left) with CIU Vice President for Educational Affairs, Junias
Dr. Stephen Farra, the director of the Psychology Program at Columbia International University is the recipient of the 2009-2010 Excellence in Teaching Award for Columbia International University.... Read More
Gentlemen start your engines! CIU students Jon Shrack and Shelby Purvis get read
With deadlines for papers approaching and finals just a few weeks away, it was time for a break. Columbia International University students took advantage of a price break and got away for an evening... Read More
Dr. Harvey Payne
Columbia International University President Dr. Bill Jones has announced a number of administrative appointments, and the addition of three new colleges within the university.The new College of... Read More
Alvin Bibbs
By Abbey Shoemaker

CIU Student WriterThe Rev. Alvin Bibbs, the executive director of multicultural church relations for the Willow Creek Association, was the featured chapel speaker for CIU's... Read More
Dr. Warren Larson
What to do about Iran.A number of Christian leaders in the United States are concerned about what a nuclear armed Iran would mean for the security of the world. Sanctions against Iran are being... Read More
Dr. David Olshine (left) "counsels" Terrace Crawford at the 2010 Youth Ministry
Youth ministers have an important role. But keeping up with teenagers is not easy. That's why graduates of the Columbia International University Youth Ministries Program are invited to take a break... Read More
CIU President Bill Jones (left) greets a guest at Preview Days.
Great things are happening at Columbia International University, and the excitement is contagious.At CIU's Undergraduate Preview Days in March, a record 86 high school students came to the Columbia... Read More
CIU President Bill Jones (right) presents Tony Dungy with a CIU athletic jersey.
Super Bowl champion coach Tony Dungy challenged over 500 people gathered in CIU's Moore Fitness Center gym March 16 to consider if they may represent the older son in Jesus' Parable of the Prodigal... Read More
CIU Athletic Director Kim Abbott
Former University of South Carolina Women's Golf Coach and Assistant Athletic Director Kim Abbott has been named the first athletic director at Columbia International University (CIU). The... Read More
Katie Venugopal
A 2007 graduate of Columbia International University has received first place honors in an art exhibit at the University of South Carolina. Katie Venugopal, who earned a Bachelor's Degree in... Read More

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