Representatives from AFSCME 1072 Local and other campus groups advocated for worker hazard pay, higher wages and more.
Trabajadores sindicalizados de UMD se movilizan por un salario mínimo de $15, el pago por riesgo pandémico
Los empleados llevan meses luchando por estas medidas, entre otras.
Employees have been fighting for these measures, among others, for months.
More than 50 people gathered to protest for better maintenance of buses and hazard pay for DOTS employees.
Seventy-five community members protested at the main administration building Tuesday.
"Restricting telework at this time ignores effects of the pandemic that still rule over many aspects of our lives," the petition said.
The bill permits a union representing employees at multiple University System of Maryland institutions to negotiate one “master agreement” with the system.
The witnesses testified about the university's relationship with the union.
Students in USAS handed out masks to union workers at McKeldin Library.
The bill would allow a union representing multiple institutions to negotiate a “master agreement” with the system.