Linda and Professor Alan Glazer of Lancaster announce the engagement of their daughter, Gwen Robin Glazer, to Jared Barney Hertzberg, Ph.D., son of Fran and George Hertzberg of Norwood, N.J.
Gwen attended Wesleyan University, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree from its College of Letters. She moved to Washington, D.C., where she was the Web site editor at The Gazette newspaper group, and then became the Web site managing editor of the National Journal. She is currently working at the Cornell University Library and completing a master's degree in library and information science at Syracuse University. Gwen was recently named a Google Policy Fellow, and will be working at the American Library Association in Washington this summer.
Jared graduated from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in in physics. He also holds a master's degree from Yale University and recently completed work toward a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Maryland. Jared is currently at Cornell University doing post-doctoral research.
Gwen is the granddaughter of Annabelle Glazer of North Wales, and the late Leon Glazer; and the late Dr. Herman and Evelyn Bassofsky Gewen.
The couple, who met in Washington, D.C., currently lives in Ithaca, N.Y.
They are planning a September wedding in Lancaster.