Announcement has been made of the engagement of Heather Duda and Jeremy Hollingshead, both of Jackson, Ohio.

A Dec. 28, wedding at Bendora Wedding Gallery, Worthington, Ohio, is being planned.

Duda is the daughter of Linda and Charles Duda, of Liberty. She graduated from Liberty High School, in 1994. She received a bachelor’s degr-ee in English and interdisciplinary studies from Lycoming College in 1998, a master’s degree in literature and criticism from University of Maryland, College Park, Md., in 2001, and a doctorate degree in literature and criticism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2006. She is employed by University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio, as an assistant professor of English and director of the honors program.

Hollingshead is the son of Nancy and Richard D. Hollingshead Jr., of Jackson, Ohio. He graduated from Jackson High School in 1998 and received a bachelor’s degree from Ohio Christian University, Circleville, Ohio, in 2002. He is pursuing a master’s degree in divinity at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio.