Dr. Susan Berta, Associate Professor Emerita, of Earth & Environmental Systems, passes away

Dr. Susan Berta passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at her residence. Dr. Berta’s career spanned three decades at ISU as a professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Systems. She held the position of department chair from 2002-2009 and Interim Coordinator of the Science Education Program from 2005-2007. Sue was deeply committed to the Terre Haute Humane Society, where she volunteered for over 30 years. Her passion for fostering and caring for animals inspired many in the ISU community to get involved with the shelter and find their forever pets.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 15, 2024, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at DeBaun Springhill Chapel.

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