Lisa Chinn and Jacob Rump exchanged wedding vows May 6, 2016, in a private ceremony at the historic Algiers Courthouse in New Orleans.

Jacob’s parents, Larry and Marsha Rump of Tiffin, and Lisa’s parents, Jim and Sharon Chinn of Cedaredge, Colorado, also were in attendance.

The bride completed a doctorate in English at Emory University this past spring and is to begin a postdoctoral position in the fall at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

The groom will continue to reside in Boston and is to begin his second year in a post-doctorate teaching position in the Kilachand Honors College at Boston University. Their home base is to be in Durham.

The couple plans a reception in Tiffin in May, followed by a reception in Colorado.