George H. Brimhall Memorial Essay Contest: Courage in the Face of Convention

This essay won a $500 Honorable Mention in the Brimhall Memorial Essay contest at BYU this year. I’ll be writing a post about the process in the future.  “I’m going to drop out of BYU.” As the words came out of my mouth, I could hardly believe them. I had been ranked #2 at my high school graduation and I was attending BYU with a full-tuition scholarship from a prestigious organization. I had also recently[…]

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