Supervisors have ultimate discretion to approve or deny telework for their employees.
During Wednesday’s rally, employees pushed for fair wages, telework opportunities and fair treatment for housekeepers and immigrant workers.
Telework fairness legislation currently proposed in the MGA would require state and education employers to offer a hybrid telework option to 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 U.S. needs structural economic change. Expanded teleworking policies are a start.
“We want you to stay home, telework if you can, and practice social distancing," a message from human resources said.
USM took a burden off students. Maryland should do the same for UMD.
Dining Services is looking into whether it can provide pay provisions, said spokesperson Bart Hipple.