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The LDS Athlete Who Captured National Attention for Saying "No" to the NFL to Stand for His Beliefs

by The Daily Universe | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

When Eli Herring sent a letter to every team in the NFL before the draft, telling them he would not play pr...


11 Awkward Stories from College Students' Family Wards

by The Daily Universe | Humor Fun

Everyone has an awkward family ward, but these are our favorites. ...

Letter: Living prophets first

by The Daily Universe | Opinions & Features

In response to “Avoid R rating,” I commend the citation of President Ezra Taft Benson’s 1986 address where ...


Raising a Mormon Olympian: Kate Hansen's Family Talks about Her Upbringing

by The Daily Universe | Saints & Sports

BYU student and Olympian Kate Hansen has not always lived her life on the ice.   Growing up on the hil...


Mormon director in Sundance Film Festival

by The Daily Universe | Arts & Entertainment

BYU has a rich and creative history at the Sundance Film Festival. Current students, along with alumni, hav...

Viewpoint: A field full of fathers

by The Daily Universe | Opinions & Features

Before I begin, I must apologize to all the women in my life, particularly my mother, for not writing a col...


5 LDS Missions that Break the Mold

by The Daily Universe | Fun Mormon Life

Every mission is unique, but as the Church expands, some missionaries are called to serve in ways that woul...


New play tells little-known stories about modern-day prophet

by The Daily Universe | Arts & Entertainment

As the fourth prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Wilford Woodruff is well known am...


Pencils are down: Google Fiber and Provo city officially have a deal

by The Daily Universe | News from Utah

Provo residents can rest assured known that Google Fiber is indeed coming soon to increase Internet speeds ...


Students Feel Called to Serve Online

by The Daily Universe | News from Utah

BYU student Jacob Burdis created an app that has seen more than 20,000 downloads, received a 4.5 star ratin...