An Exemplary Young Man: 19-Year-Old Made A Deal With A Prep School To Clean In Exchange For Classes That Prepared Him For Very Tough Exams
February 19, 2019
’The Funnel’, as it is popularly called, is a Brazilian right of passage that contains a series of draining, exhausting, and very competitive college entrance exams which 16-year old students are made to go through.
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The exams are taken in December when the rest of the world is celebrating festivities. The exam is formally known as the ’vestibular,’ a Latin word that means passageway, and has proved to be very stressful to students.