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Sarah Wacker and Andres Bendesky would like to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are Tim and Cheryl Wacker of Perham and Malke Corenstein and Leon Bendesky of Mexico City, Mexico.

Sarah is a 2002 graduate of Perham High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of Richmond in Richmond, Va.

Sarah received a doctoral degree in chemical biology from the Rockefeller University in Manhattan, New York in 2012. Andres is a 1999 graduate of Idishe High School in Mexico City and received an MD from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. He received a doctoral degree in genetics and neuroscience from the Rockefeller University.

The couple will be getting married on June 30 in Perham. Sarah and Andres will be making their home in Cambridge, Mass., where they will be conducting research at Harvard University.