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    Whatīs the word to define the punishment (or jokes?) that university students inflict on freshmen usually on the first school day?


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    Re: freshman

    ragging or hazing

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    Re: freshman

    Has it been a big problem in your countries? Did it use to be even worse? Itīs been a nightmare in Brazil... Itīs the beginning of the term....

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    Re: freshman

    Quote Originally Posted by beachboy View Post
    Has it been a big problem in your countries? Did it use to be even worse? Itīs been a nightmare in Brazil... Itīs the beginning of the term....
    It's not as prevalent in the U.S. as it once was, thanks to recent anti-hazing laws (it is a felony in some states). But it does still go on.

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