Dr. Ronald and Susan Goldenberg of Philadelphia, and Alan and Janny Silver of Minneapolis announce the engagement of their children, Rebecca Miriam Goldenberg and Stephen Joseph Silver.
Rebecca earned both a bachelor's degree from the University of Pittsburgh and a master's degree from Villanova University in structural engineering. She is a structural engineer employed by Michael Baker Jr., Inc.
Stephen earned a bachelor's degree from Brandeis University with a major in American studies, and minors in journalism, film studies and Near Eastern Judaic studies. He is an editor and film critic with The Trend Leader newspaper. Stephen is also a syndicated columnist.
Rebecca is the granddaughter of Joseph and Evelyn Wylen of Wynnewood; the late Maxine Wylen of Broomall; and Rhea Goldenberg and the late Donald Goldenberg of Springfield. Stephen is the grandson of Alvin and Barbara Gleekel of Minneapolis; and the late Leonard and Muriel Brawerman, and Sherman Silver of Minneapolis.
The couple is planning a May wedding in Philadelphia.