Mark and Joan (nee Dovberg) Dossick of Langhorne, and Tad and Randi Perlman of Westfield, N.J., announce the engagement of their children, Alyssa Blair Dossick and Sean Michael Perlman.

    Alyssa earned a Bachelor of Science degree, summa cum laude, from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She also holds a Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the Villanova University School of Law. Alyssa will be working as an associate at the New York City office of the law firm of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer and Feld LLP.

    Sean is a graduate of the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. He is an associate at Stone Harbor Investment Partners LP, a fixed-income asset manager, located in New York City.

    Alyssa is the granddaughter of Howard and Sylvia Dossick, and Benjamin Dovberg and the late Diana Dovberg. Sean is the grandson of Norman and Gertrude Perlman, and the late Sol and Reba Weber.

    Sharing in the couple's happiness are Alyssa's sister, Tracie, and Sean's sister and brother, Stacey and Josh.

    The couple, who met at Syracuse University, will live in New York City. They are planning a wedding in Philadelphia.