The union that protects UMD workers blasted the guidance as "paternalistic" and "out of touch."
Some Black employees were dissatisfied after Pines spoke on racism in virtual body meeting.
UMD can’t keep treating its service and maintenance staff as disposable.
“[The university] was not working with us in good faith to develop policies and procedures," a union organizer said last month.
The union that represents the housekeepers is "cautiously optimistic" that the situation will be resolved soon.
The union that represents UMD workers remains unsatisfied.
The union that represents workers on campus says it has heard from several employees who have sought medical attention after working without air conditioning.
After a conference call with university and state officials, the union is hopeful remaining issues will be resolved this week.
Union leadership says it's still waiting for a list of the employees the university is asking to come in.
The bill comes after students found mold in at least 10 dorms at the University of Maryland in 2018.