Danielle M. Bennett is a magazine concentrator at Columbia University<br />
Graduate School of Journalism and has previously covered Hackensack, N.J. As<br />
a student at the University of Maryland at College Park, Bennett pursued her<br />
undergraduate and graduate degrees in education while writing and editing for <em>The Black Explosion</em> newspaper. For the last nine years, Bennett has taught high school special education in Bergen County, N.J., specializing in history and Spanish. She is a self-published author and lives in Clifton, N.J., with her husband and daughter.