CIU News

Jessica Hodsdon
Things for a college student to do over Thanksgiving break: Eat turkey, hug grandma, catch up on sleep, and oh yes - hold a book signing.Jessie Mae Hodsdon, an 18-year-old CIU freshman, is studying... Read More
A 2007 graduate of Columbia International University Seminary & School of Missions is the new manager of Clemson University's Musser Fruit Research Center. Jeff Hopkins, who grew up on a farm in... Read More
Lights will shine on the familiar relief sculpture of the Bible in a new glass-e
"Nothing you can imagine could surpass God's plan for you."The quote was on the desk of CIU Library Director Jo Ann Rhodes. It was dated Friday, May 7, 2010, the day before an intense fire caused... Read More
The founder of a worldwide ministry to amputees will be the guest speaker at the Columbia International University chapel this Thursday, Nov. 18. Gracie Rosenberger founded the ministry "Standing... Read More
Kelly Monroe Kullberg
By Lenae Simpson

CIU Student WriterI met Kelly Grecian at the entrance of Shortess Chapel. She was one of 25 or so college and campus ministers who had traveled from all over the Southeast to... Read More
CIU students and members of the community gathered in CIU's Pamplin Auditorium t
By Lenae Simpson

CIU Student WriterI got chills as I read Columbia International University's blog on the third Lausanne Conference on World Evangelization. CIU Chancellor George Murray wrote... Read More
Chili waiting to be sampled.
The annual CIU President's Bowl football games (formerly the North-South Games) is beginning to be upstaged by a new annual pregame activity - the Chili Cook-Off.This was the fourth annual Chili Cook... Read More
Sea worthy.
Playing off the Columbia International University mascot - the Cougar, CIU students used ingenuity and teamwork to do some unique boating on the CIU Lake in the first ever "Cougar Cruise." But this... Read More
Dr. John Harvey
By Abbey Shoemaker

CIU Student WriterCIU emphasized the Authority of Scripture - one of the school's five core values - with a week-long series of chapel messages delivered by selected faculty... Read More
Some of CIU ladies at "Pieces."
By Lenae Simpson

CIU Student WriterI was not in the mood to celebrate my femininity on a recent Tuesday night, but I had already agreed to go to "Pieces," Student Union's night of encouragement... Read More
Philip Yancey
Popular Christian author and Columbia International University alumnus Philip Yancey will be the speaker at CIU's December commencement exercises.Yancey is the author of 20 books that explore the... Read More
Pine View Apartments
By Abbey Shoemaker

CIU Student WriterIn a celebration of God's guidance and provision, members of the Columbia International University family gathered to dedicate the school's new Pine View... Read More

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