Elizabeth M. Collins and Samuel S. Weeks are engaged to marry.
The bride-to-be, daughter of Rebecca L. Stearns of Monkton, Vt., and Charles A. Collins of Denver, Colo., is a graduate of Kent School and Hamilton College. She is a Ph.D. candidate in French and Francophone studies at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
The groom-to-be, son of Christine H. Weeks of Keene and the late Hon. Albert H. Weeks, is a graduate of Keene High School, Colby College, and the University of Lisbon. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate in anthropology at UCLA.
The couple plans a wedding in the fall.