Honey and Barry Glaberson of Voorhees, N.J., and Margate, N.J.; and Dr. Deborah Rand-Bial and Louis Bial of Randolph, Mass., and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., announce the engagement of their children, Wendy Robin Glaberson and Matthew Jared Bial.
Wendy graduated from Brandeis University with a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in history and public health, and studied neuroscience at the University of Pennsylvania. She currently attends the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
Matthew graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Science degree in business management. He is the chief operating officer at a high-tech integration firm in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and is active in his family's commercial real estate business.
Wendy is the granddaughter of Claire Polsky, Harry Smukler and the late Jack Polsky; and Gertrude Glaberson and the late Harry Glaberson. Matthew is the grandson of Gertrude Bial and the late Norman Bial, and the late Eunice and Morris Rand.
The couple met in college in Boston and celebrated their engagement with a surprise trip to Paris.
The families are planning a summer 2010 wedding in Philadelphia.