Friday, February 1, 2008

Yale University Tour Guide Legends

Yale Daily News [CT]
1 February 2008

To woo students, tour guides blur fact-fiction line

Caroline Berson
Staff Reporter

[Tour guides at Yale University often retail dubious legends about the university and its campus. One guide admits that "a big part of his job is to excite people about Yale lore, regardless of whether or not his anecdotes are based on hard facts." Various tour guide legends are mentioned.]