Daughter sends disaster-filled letter to parents to cover bad grades.
Registrar fills entire class with people having animal surnames.
Class trains professor to stand in one corner of classroom.
Student spreads bird seed on football field every day during summer.
Angry fraternity exacts revenge on its enemies with adulterated donuts.
Pranking college students pit road repair crew against police.
Students let loose a flock of livestock with an apparently missing member.
Every college has its own rich lore of legendary pranks; some true, some not. Some pranks are so famous that they're claimed to have taken place at dozens of different colleges and universities throughout the country. Here is a but a small sampling of such pranks.