Workers from two dining halls hand-delivered petitions to Residential & Dining Enterprises (R&DE) management on Tuesday, lodging a formal complaint against what they describe as “chronic understaffing” and “unacceptable workloads” that they say the department has ignored for over a year.
Coterms who take an extra year at Stanford report taking on greater responsibility for all areas of their lives, from their courses of study to their housing to their finances. As one coterm put it, making a comparison to the undergraduate experience: “It’s a completely different game.”
Some graduate students with children who spoke to The Daily said that they feel they are being overlooked and that the University could do more to meet their needs.
Dear ‘Llaga (I can call you that, right?), I can’t quit you. Ours is a love that few can understand. It’s a love that cannot be measured by daylights, sunsets, Late Nights or cups of coffee from your new flavored caffeine powder machines. But it could be measured in the decibels of laughter resounding in…
In particular, Residential & Dining Enterprises’ (R&DE) failure to bolt bunk beds and other tall furniture to the walls appears to contradict federal guidelines, and students do not regularly drill for earthquakes.
Housing after freshman year was one of the main things I was terrified about when I came to Stanford. Unlike some of our Ivy counterparts (looking at you, Harvard and Yale), we aren’t placed into a residential college or House to live out the rest of our years here on the Farm. Instead, we’re tasked with…
Starting Monday, May 29, the grocery and convenience store will begin accepting meal plan dollars again. According to Residential and Dining Enterprises (R&DE), the change was prompted by student feedback.
The first floors of Eucalipto and Granada dorms will be the first two dorm-style areas on campus to accommodate support animals. Previously, students who required this accommodation were generally limited to apartment-style housing.