Yale Divinity School: The YDS sisterhood of the traveling packet
You may have heard of the recent film and bestselling novel “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.” The plot revolves around four young women who stay in touch during their first summer apart by mailing a pair of jeans (that miraculously fit their four different body types) along with personal letters detailing their life events.
Long before the fictional story was conceived, six female students (see two of them at right) at Yale Divinity School created a similar pact in May 1997. It continues to this day. Read the rest of this story.