Susan Marie Biancani and Kurt Stephen Thorn were united in marriage July 21, 2012 by Brett Levine, Universal Life minister, at the Squantum Club, Riverside. A reception followed there.
The bride is the daughter of Piero and Helen M. Biancani of Potowomut. She is a candidate for a PhD in education at Stanford University, from which she received her masters degree in sociology. She is a graduate of Harvard.
The groom is the son of Craig E. and Toni F. Thorn of Wading River, N.Y. He earned his PhD from the University of California, San Francisco, and is a graduate of Princeton University. He is an assistant professor of biophysics.
Elizabeth Biancani, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Leann Biancani, sister-in-law of the bride, Jennifer Siegel, Kerri Willa, Grace Yun and Jason McNeely. Ithaka Serber and Tyra Bogan were flower girls.
Zach Serber was best man. Ushers were Andrew Bogan, Eric Han and Joseph Teltser.
The couple will take their honeymoon in Argentina in the fall. They currently reside in San Francisco.