The group, formerly known as Fearless Student Employees, is continuing a yearslong effort that would allow them to negotiate wages, hours and other conditions.
More than 20 people gathered around the Lawyers Mall in Annapolis to voice their support for collective bargaining rights for graduate students at the University of Maryland on Feb. 3, 2023.
The protest came after this university passed a minimum wage increase this semester for its employees that will start on Jan. 1, 2023.
El picnic laboral renunió a miembros del United Students Against Sweatshops, Fearless Student Employees, American Association of University Professors y American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 1702.
The labor picnic brought together members of United Students Against Sweatshops, Fearless Student Employees, the American Association of University Professors and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 1072.
Members of Fearless Student Employees joined the GSG Friday to discuss collective bargaining rights for graduate students.
FSE is looking to work directly with departments to make changes at the legislative level.
The university's mask mandate has been lifted since Aug. 29.
Collective bargaining rights would enable graduate assistants at this university to unionize and negotiate working conditions such as hours, pay and leave.
El estipendio mínimo fue aumentado en casi un 15 por ciento, pero algunos dicen que todavía no es suficiente.