Stephen Roth spoke with Graduate Student Government representatives on issues including collective bargaining rights, food insecurity and mental health.
As a result, Rosen began a roughly two-year partnership between Target and the UMD Campus Pantry. However, this partnership is expected to end later this month as Target is set to close May 13.
This university produces the leaders of tomorrow. Why can’t it produce adults with sound culinary abilities and reliable food access?
This staple food is one of the cheapest and most nutritious carbohydrates.
State government’s aid for food assistance programs can’t end with the pandemic.
Since March 2020, the Community Learning Garden has donated 2,811 lbs of produce valued at almost $17,982 to the UMD Campus Pantry.
The task force, which was launched during the pandemic, is set to finalize a draft next month.
Since the organization's start in April 2020, it has distributed over 23,000 meals and raised about $240,000.
The student-run organization aims to educate students on food insecurity at this university and in the surrounding area.
“Certainly, the pandemic is exacerbating the food and housing insecurity issue."