Penny Myers-Dubin and Bernie Dubin of Palm Beach County, Fla., formerly of Elkins Park; and Dr. Alaine Leguy and Doris Fantin of Paris announce the engagement of their children, Melanie Sarah Dubin and Gunter Raphael Leguy.

    Melanie and Gunter met while studying for master's degrees at the Blekinge Institute in Karlskrona, Sweden.

    Melanie works for the U.S. Green Building Council of Washington, D.C. Her job entails conducting LEED Reviews for construction projects throughout the country.

    Gunter works at the Los Alamos Laboratory, while pursuing a doctorate in mathematics at the New Mexico Technical University in Socorro, N.M. His studies and job involve development of accurate forecasts of glacial movement due to climate change.

    Melanie and Gunter engage in an active outdoor life of hiking, camping and rock climbing in New Mexico.

    The couple, who lives in Santa Fe, N.M., is planning an August wedding in New Mexico.