What many describe as the “toxic culture” is much deeper and holds a much more sinister meaning than breaking up with partners. And I don’t say this to invalidate poorly timed breakups.
If you and your partner want to pursue different things, then you should. You’re supposed to, and that’s what college is for.
Each Wednesday, I’ll answer your burning questions about campus life — from choosing a major to choosing a boyfriend — be sure to send your questions to your resident certified know-it-all.