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Cameron is a Weinberg junior from Iowa City, Iowa. When she's not writing news, she studies U.S. history and works in The Daily's business office. She has previously worked as an assistant campus editor and a web editor.  You can reach her via email or Twitter.

Cameron Cook, Reporter

Nov 14, 2019
Northwestern Graduate Workers join other Chicago grad students, protest downtown to protect their rights to unionize (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Administrators move to streamline graduate emergency aid process after changes to distribution cause confusion (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
After years of calls for conflict resolution reform, University to create ombuds office next academic year (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Despite student outcry, University finalized one-year pilot Via deal (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Amendments to health insurance plan will return costs for mental health treatment to a lower price (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Change to health insurance could increase costs for students, will remove price limit on outpatient mental health treatment (Story)
Sep 01, 2019
Safe Ride decision motivated by ‘a desire to increase safety,’ Jim Roberts tells students in email response (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
Despite student outcry, University plans to move forward with Via deal (Story)
Aug 13, 2019
Switch from Safe Ride to Via leaves frustrated employees searching for new opportunities (Story)
Aug 12, 2019
Safe Ride to be replaced by rideshare service Via, Northwestern announces (Story)
Aug 08, 2019
Misconduct may be ‘socially transmitted’ across police officers, Northwestern study finds (Story)
Jul 28, 2019
Northwestern begins search for next vice president of human resources and chief human resources officer (Story)
Jul 22, 2019
Sasha Novozhenova’s cause of death determined by Cook County Medical Examiner (Story)
Jul 10, 2019
Broad ‘endowment’ tax could be more costly for Northwestern than anticipated (Story)
Jun 30, 2019
University Police respond to report of sexual assault by man asking for petition signatures (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
Faculty Senate asks University to move toward multi-year contracts, provide earlier appointment decisions for NTE faculty (Story)
May 31, 2019
SOLR alleges Compass employee mistreated and abused dining hall workers, calls for his removal (Story)
May 31, 2019
Students express outrage over expensive Senior Week, make alternative plans (Story)
May 23, 2019
Graduate students demand funding, emphasize international students’ and parents’ needs (Story)
May 16, 2019
Defining Safe: Queer students discuss navigating social spaces created for straight, cisgender people (Story)
May 14, 2019
What we know — and don’t know — about campus surveillance (Story)
May 02, 2019
Northwestern student pleads not guilty to charges of sexual assault; University ordered to preserve surveillance footage (Story)
May 01, 2019
Student groups hold International Workers’ Day events, stand in solidarity with service, graduate workers (Story)
May 01, 2019
University reiterates importance of emergency safety protocols in the wake of UNC-Charlotte shooting (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
The Weinberg requirements might change. Here’s what you need to know (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
University condemns racist incidents, says no progress made finding perpetrators (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Former Northwestern faculty leave $9.39 million to fund medical research, biomedical engineering (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Graduate students march for guaranteed sixth-year research funding (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
‘It’s time for a recommitment to prudence,’ Schapiro writes in a Washington Post op-ed (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
University Police investigating sticker with white supremacist slogan ‘It’s okay to be white’ (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
White supremacist ‘It’s okay to be white’ sticker found in dining hall (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Northwestern student charged with sexual assault can return home to NJ following changes to bail conditions (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Northwestern student charged with criminal sexual assault released on bail, expelled from University (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
UP responds to report of sexual assault, suspect charged (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
Faculty Senate seeks revision of academic freedom statement amid campus-wide debate (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
Police investigating two strong-arm robberies on Northwestern Chicago campus (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Not dancing? Students take advantage of a quiet campus, plan NUDM-free weekends (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Old vs. New: Kanazawa controversy spurs discussion on generational gap in defining academic freedom (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Students, administrators talk mental health, financial aid at first community dialogue using new format (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
New council to aid in hiring Asian American and Latinx studies faculty, though students still push for department status (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Mellon Grant awarded to Northwestern University Press to support increased diversity in academic publishing (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Christopher Watson to replace Michael Mills as dean of undergraduate enrollment (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Journalist says 2013 Supreme Court ruling gutted Voting Rights Act (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Sigma Chi fraternity temporarily suspended by national headquarters, currently under investigation (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
One year after Parkland shooting, students remember lives lost, call for more restrictive gun laws (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Search committee launched to find new vice president and general counsel (Story)
Feb 09, 2019
Activists condemn University defense of Kanazawa’s academic freedom, draft demands regarding diversity (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Psychology department’s revised vetting process more stringent, Zinbarg says at town hall (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
All-student advisory board to assess medical leave of absence process (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Students say University sexual misconduct training is ineffective, doesn’t change behavior (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
NU administrators submit comment calling for changes in proposed Title IX rules (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Opposition to proposed Title IX changes spurs students to submit formal comments (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
NU-based materials design center receives $25 million grant (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Healthy sexuality, sexual violence prevention training mandate extended to club sports teams (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Mandatory sexual misconduct training to roll out later this month (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Students at town hall demand administrators force Kanazawa off campus (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Dining services provides breakfast to make up for Elder’s renovation delay (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Northwestern astrophysicist may have captured birth of black hole (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Two Northwestern professors receive diversity and equity award (Story)
Jan 13, 2019
Unpacking the student conduct process: How and why student organizations are suspended (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
$3.9 million in alumni donations to benefit SES and SIGP (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
Bacteria on International Space Station found to be mutated but not dangerous (Story)
Jan 08, 2019
Almost a year later, a look back on how the budget deficit has impacted the University (Story)
Jan 07, 2019
Northwestern is letting Kanazawa stay, and students are angry (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Beta Theta Pi suspended for four years after serving alcohol to minors (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Elder dining hall to remain under construction after renovation plans change (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
Students demand mental health reform, criticize administration’s prior efforts (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
CAPS to hire two staff members to assist with rapid response screening (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Black House renovation moves into next phase (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
DeRay Mckesson and Parkland activists to discuss gun violence and civil disobedience during campus event (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Northwestern Jewish organizations light ice sculpture menorah to kick off Hanukkah (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Blotter: Man reports attempted break in, being shot with BB gun (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Former Northwestern student pleads not guilty to criminal sexual assault, battery (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Blotter: Woman arrested for slapping employee at Jewel (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Pi Alpha Phi suspended for three years following alcohol policy violation (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Going to a campus play but don’t have cash? Starting in Winter Quarter, you can use Venmo (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
As student body gets more diverse, University introduces first-year programming to boost inclusivity (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Man arrested for setting fire in Chicago Avenue apartment building (Story)
Nov 18, 2018
Rania Awaad used to dismiss psychology as nonsense — now she’s a clinical psychiatrist (Story)
Nov 18, 2018
Blotter: Man asks to call mother, arrested for spitting on EPD officer (Story)
Nov 18, 2018
University received at least 81 accusations of sexual misconduct policy violations in 2017 (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Safe Ride suspends minimum distance in response to campus incidents (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Rising STD rates shine light on college sex-education (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Students criticize UP responses to battery incidents, express fear (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Blotter: Movie interrupted after EPD called for family discussing guns, shooting (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Bayer talks fame and growing up Jewish at Hillel event (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Blotter: Man arrested for battery of an officer (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
New waste management plan aims to divert 50 percent of campus waste from landfills (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Blotter: Wallet stolen while woman ate at restaurant (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Carly Rae Jepsen coming to campus for A&O Blowout (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Eight months after gun hoax, University releases video on emergency protocol (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Revised Title IX rule will not include narrow definition of gender (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Blotter: musical instruments and Xanax stolen in downtown Evanston (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Blotter: Couple threatened by man attempting to rob rental car (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Blotter: Man maced and robbed of phone (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Don’t pretend you’re perfect, Family Institute tells students (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Blotter: Woman arrested for reckless conduct (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Blotter: Power pudding stolen from porch (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Blotter: Tires slashed in north Evanston (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
PWild won’t be available for 2019 incoming students (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Center for Native American and Indigenous Research to offer fellowships (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
NU partners with Sony to improve classroom tech (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Can’t professors just not use textbooks? The answer is a little complicated (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Cat food stolen from Evanston apartment (Story)
Oct 28, 2018
Blotter: Teens rob Blaze Pizza (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
What textbook companies will do to get professors to buy their product (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Blotter: Man arrested for liquor theft (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
NU wins Sustainability Award, sets goals for future (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Students, faculty look to other options amid soaring textbook prices (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Northwestern says it won’t roll back protections for transgender students after report of federal government plans (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Blotter: Chicago man points gun at Skokie man behind library (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
ASG announces emergency fund to student groups struggling with budget cuts (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Blotter: Parking lot argument turns violent (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Student groups struggle after five percent cut to academic budgets affect funding (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Blotter: Compost bin stolen from Evanston resident’s front porch (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Items missing after man moves them to Evanston (Story)
Oct 16, 2018
Blotter: Headphones, socks stolen from Target in downtown Evanston (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Teen robbed in Ridge Avenue alley (Story)
Oct 14, 2018
Blotter: man arrested for August battery (Story)
Oct 14, 2018
University Police alert warns of Evanston campus burglaries (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Amid scandal in the Catholic Church, CaSA holds candlelight vigil for survivors (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Blotter: Evanston man arrested after fighting brother (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Looking back at NU faculty efforts to form non-tenure eligible union (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Blotter: Liquor and stereo equipment stolen from Target (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
Blotter: $1,000 of copper wire stolen (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Blotter: Evanston man hit outside apartment building (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
Blotter: Bike stolen from backyard (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
BrewBike opens location in Main Library’s Café Bergson (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Northwestern Law professors sign on to NYT op-ed opposing Kavanaugh’s confirmation (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
ETHS hosts Stoneman Douglas students for anti-gun violence forum (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Office of Equity sees uptick in sexual misconduct reports following Ford testimony (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Blotter: Two iPhones stolen from hospital (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Blotter: $500 worth of items stolen from house party (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
IFC reverses course, recognizes SAE as a member with limited voting power (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Northwestern moves up to 10th place in U.S. News rankings (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
“We Will” campaign sets new goal after passing $4 billion mark (Story)
Jun 07, 2018
ASG Senate reapportionment resolution passes unanimously (Story)
May 29, 2018
The Table aims to provide fresh food for breakfast, late-night dining (Story)
May 16, 2018
Faculty Senate discusses possible changes to Grievance and Appeals policy (Story)
May 10, 2018
Juniors to bring chapter of national mental health organization to NU (Story)
Apr 29, 2018
EPL hosts mental health fair to connect residents, local care providers (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Waa-Mu to feature performance with open captioning in effort to increase accessibility (Story)