One lawmaker threw her support behind the students' cause.
The bill would grant collective bargaining rights to all USM faculty members and graduate student employees.
The department held a town hall Thursday night.
“I thought I’d come out and support my fellow African brothers and sisters and just learn a little bit more about where I come from."
One idea was to hike parking rates for employees who make over $150,000.
The suspect entered three occupied rooms.
They hope to study a protein that inhibits the ability of cells to fight disease.
Dozens of graduate students attended the bill’s first hearing.
The exam will be fully digital by September 2019.
Several senators voiced their opposition to the move during a heated discussion at the Tuesday meeting.