Witten-Brenner. Ilana Witten, daughter of Edward Witten and Chiara Nappi of Princeton, has married Jake Brenner, son of Libby and Paul Brenner of Burke, Va. Ms. Witten is a graduate of Princeton High School and Princeton University. She is currently a graduate student in the Ph.D. program in Neuroscience at Stanford University.
Mr. Brenner is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in Virginia and of Princeton University. He is currently an M.D.-Ph.D. student at Stanford University. Mr. Brenner and Ms. Witten met as underclassmen at Princeton University.
The wedding took place on August 31, 2003, beside the pond at the Institute for Advanced Study. A great blue heron was in attendance. Rabbi Edward Feld officiated.