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In order to prepare for their roles, the leads were all put through a finishing school two weeks prior to filming.
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In order to prepare for her role, Julia Roberts observed art history classes at New York University.
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Normally blonde Kirsten Dunst dyed her hair brown for the movie while normally brown Julia Stiles has blonde hair.
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Lecture Hall scenes were filmed at Columbia University, which maintains a 50-year-old lecture hall used in many different films.
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In the pool, the girls that can be seen synchronized swimming in the background are the members of the Wheaton College Synchronized Swim Team (in Massachusetts) from the 2002-2003 season.
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Producers had originally applied to film at Bryn Mawr College, another one of the Seven Sisters. It is unclear as to why they ultimately went with Wellesley College.
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The war story that Bill Dunbar tells during his Italian class is borrowed from the World War I novel "All Quiet On The Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque.
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The Harvard Din & Tonics:  the a cappella group singing "Istanbul not Constantinople".
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