The pods have a 20-minute timer, privacy visor, storage space, a light mimicking sunrise and music.
The committee will be tasked with encouraging “a culture of inclusivity within residence halls.”
The SGA did not endorse a mayoral candidate in the last College Park election.
The MakerSpace will be the 12th on the campus.
It’s the second time in more than 20 years the four district races and the mayoral race are all contested.
The center, which was among the 64 demands released by ProtectUMD last year, could still be years away.
Projected advantages for the city include decreased traffic on Route 1 and urbanization.
DOTS expects to allow about 20 students to use this service every week.
He is the namesake of Van Munching Hall and was president of the importing company that held the Heineken and Amstel Light beer franchises.