Brian and Marilyn Rothberg of Wayne, and Dr. Jeffrey and Betsy Hoos of Woodbridge, Conn., announce the engagement of their children, Jonathan Carl Rothberg and Jennifer Rachel Hoos.
The couple, who met during their junior year study-abroad semester in Rome, graduated from Cornell University.
Jennifer, after earning a master's degree in regional planning from Cornell, was the director of development of Cornell's Hillel. She is currently the director of the Einhorn Family Charitable Trust in Manhattan.
Jonathan, who earned a Juris Doctor degree from Cornell Law School, is an associate with the Manhattan law firm of Morrison & Foerster LLP.
Jonathan is the grandson of Rita Rothberg and the late Lionel Rothberg, and Mildred Lebowitz and the late Albert Lebowitz. Jennifer is the granddaughter of Lois Smirnoff and the late Marvin Smirnoff, and the late Esther and Harold Hoos.
The couple is planning an August wedding in New Haven, Conn.