Michelle Lea Rydell, Vermillion, and Daniel Edward Cwach, Yankton, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents of the couple are James and Iris Rydell of Vermillion and Gary and Mary Cwach of Yankton.
The bride is a 2005 graduate of Vermillion High School, and graduated from the University of South Dakota in 2009 with a double major in journalism and English. She is currently working towards a master's degree in communications as a social science at Iowa State University, and anticipates to graduate in 2011.
She is employed as a graduate assistant in the communications department for the College of Human Sciences at Iowa State University.
The groom is a 2005 graduate of Yankton High School, and graduated with a degree in chemistry from USD in 2009. He is currently working towards a master's degree in agronomy at Iowa State University.
He is employed as a graduate assistant in agronomy at Iowa State University.
The couple will exchange vows at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Vermillion.