News Archive 2024

CCU Men's Golf Wins National Title

A memorable season came to a close on Saturday for the Cougars as they faced off with North Georgia for the National Championship. The two teams battled to the very end, but it was Colorado Christian who showed the poise and grittiness at the end to claim the university's first national title.

Armstrong Center Performance Hall Named for McDonald Family

Colorado Christian University, the premiere non-denominational Christian university in the Rocky Mountain region, is excited to announce the naming of the McDonald Performance Hall in the Armstrong Center on the university’s Lakewood campus.

CCU Dedicates Donnithorne Great Hall

A transformational season of Colorado Christian University's history was commemorated on April 23, 2024, when the institution came together to honor Dr. Larry Donnithorne and his wife, Fran.

CCU Honors Class of 2024

Colorado Christian University (CCU) honored 1,453 graduates during the University’s 109th commencement Friday, May 10, 2024, at Cherry Hills Community Church in Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Jon Poag Named CCU Athletics Director

Colorado Christian University is excited to announce Jon Poag as the new athletics director beginning July 1, 2024. Poag has served as the head cross country and track and field coach for the men’s and women’s teams since 2015 and as the assistant athletics director for facilities since 2023. He succeeds Brian Wall who will be retiring after more than seven years overseeing one of the most successful periods in Cougar Athletics.

Scherling, VP of Academic Affairs, Announces Retirement

Dr. Sarah Scherling, vice president of Academic Affairs for Colorado Christian University’s College of Adult and Graduate Studies, has announced her retirement effective June 30, marking the end of more than 25 years of service at the university.

CCU to Help Lead Colorado March for Life

The Centennial Institute at Colorado Christian University (CCU) is excited to announce that the university has been selected to help lead the inaugural Colorado March for Life, hosted by the National March for Life organization and Pro-Life Colorado.

CCU Athletic Director Brian Wall to Retire June 30

Colorado Christian University Athletic Director Brian Wall will retire June 30 after more than seven years overseeing Cougar Athletics. Under Wall’s leadership and vision, CCU has climbed to heights not previously seen in the university’s history.

CCU Professor Awarded Grant to Study Intersection of STEM and Worship

Dr. Cory Hixson, associate professor of engineering at Colorado Christian University, has been awarded a $25,000 Vital Worship, Vital Preaching Grant to advance the exploration of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professional practice as components of Christian worship.