Ariana Reye Nicholson of Sacramento and Joshua Joseph Vaughan of Auburn have announced their plans to marry Saturday, June 9, at The Beda Place in Meadow Vista.
The prospective bride graduated from Sheldon High School in 2007 and California State University, Sacramento, in 2011. She is employed as development assistant for WEAVE, Inc.
Her parents are Steven and Susan Nicholson of Sacramento.
The groom graduated from Placer High School in 2006 and California State University, Sacramento, in May 2012. He is a signing specialist with Target and will be an audit sssociate with MGO, LLP, starting in July.
He is the son of David and Karen Vaughan of Auburn
The couple met in a business statistics class at Sacramento State University in fall 2009.
They participated in group projects together and later had another class together, cost accounting, in spring 2011. The two quickly became study partners and started dating in March 2011.
Joshua proposed to Ariana on Jan. 20, 2012, on the shore of South Lake Tahoe in the pouring rain.