The November 19th People magazine features the cover story, “Sandy’s Wake; Courage in Chaos,” a series of articles that were put together by a group of veteran journalists, including Montclair State's Feature Writing professor, Diane Herbst. To cover the story, Diane Herbst reported from Staten Island, Hoboken, and Seaside Heights where she got a great exclusive.
A freelance journalist, Diane Herbst writes regularly for People and the New York Post, as well as O, The Oprah Magazine. Formerly a correspondent for People, Herbst is familiar with writing about crisis and chaos in New York metro. She wrote more stories on 9/11 than any other People writer, including continuing coverage on the lives of the spouses and children of people who died during the tragedy.