CIU’s rich history is preserved in our alumni. From stories of CBC days, and how God has led alumni since their days at CIU, to pranks and laughs, our alumni have tales to tell. Listen to and read these stories, and come to Homecoming 2017 to hear even more, and perhaps share your own!

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JeanJohn Sellers- "A few memories from the old days"

Hear him tell of the rules when he was a student, and how some cleverly sought to get around them:

RebeccaRebecca Allison– “There is a story thread that runs all the way through the Bible”

Hear about how CIU changed her understanding of the Bible, as well as some of the former regulations concerning romantic relationships:

JeanJean Takeuchi– “Make your bed!”

A story about the consequences of lazy behavior:

LoisLois Taylor– “I’d like the ghost to start studying and settle down”

A tale of some Halloween fun when students were supposed to be studying quietly in their rooms:

MelodyMelody Davis Aylestock– “Fireworks outside the RA’s window”

Listen as she recounts a prank her roommate pulled that earned a call from the Dean:

AnthonyAnthony Pantlitz – “That’s my story, and I’m sticking to it”

“When I came to CIU, CBC at the time, I got a vision for world evangelization, to take the gospel to the whole world. That seed was planted in me..." Read Anthony's full story HERE

SylviaSylvia Phelps - “You will have missed half your education”

Hear her recommendation not to miss out on one of CIU’s most valuable resources:

Homecoming 2017: Nov. 3-4

Alumnus of the Year

Watch history in the making as Dr. Mark Smith is installed as CIU's 7th president.

Attend the Inauguration followed by a reception in the quad.

Join us at the President's Banquet honoring Dr. Ralph Enlow as Alumnus of the Year. 

Reconnect with friends and faculty, reunite with classmates.

Carnival lunch, bouncy house; obstacle course; CIU’s Amazing Race; CIU Bowl.

Register HERE