This university's Graduate Student Government passed three bills during their meeting Friday, including one that addresses virtual teaching licenses in Iran.
The university will continue to study Guilford Woods to address environmental concerns related to the proposed development.
Internship requirements are program-dependent, so some students pay for more credits to complete their internship.
Some students have struggled to find affordable housing and live comfortably.
The graduate student assembly voted Annie Rappeport and Autumn Perkey into their new roles Wednesday.
International graduate students submitted questions about fees, the overall campus environment and finding community on campus.
The body's president and 15 representatives signed onto a letter to UMD officials.
Some TAs say they've seen a spike in attendance at their office hours.
The GSG also passed a resolution calling for better allocation of graduate student fees.
Laffin will be assuming the office of current GSG President Annie Rappeport.