After successfully fighting to make the minimum wage for employees at this university $15 per hour, USAS has moved its focus to advocating for an increase to $22.65 per hour.
Dining Services serves “halal-friendly” food, which is defined as meats that are certified halal during harvesting.
Facilities Management is also prepared to consult architects and engineers to finish a design to replace the South Hill Community’s underground infrastructure.
Telework fairness legislation currently proposed in the MGA would require state and education employers to offer a hybrid telework option to employees.
This bill differs from similar legislation proposed in the past because it extends unionization rights to faculty on the tenure-track, non-tenure track and part-time.
The funding initiative is the largest, “most comprehensive” program of its kind at this university, administrators said.
Multiple businesses have closed in recent weeks in College Park, including restaurants near the University of Maryland’s campus.
Footnotes Cafe at McKeldin Library and Food for Thought Cafe at the Edward St. John Teaching and Learning Center lead sales this year with more than $400,000 each so far.
The fee increases will help fund department maintenance expenses, salary adjustments and other costs.