August 28, 2006
Bert Kaplan to be remembered at September 9 service
A memorial service for psychology professor emeritus Bert Kaplan, who died July 21, will be take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, at the Cowell College provost's house. It will feature remembrances by his family, colleagues, and students, and is open to the public.
Kaplan was a member of UCSC's founding faculty and taught from the university's first year in 1965 until his retirement in 1989. (See obituary in Currents)
Kaplan's wife, Hermia, is putting together a memory book about Bert Kaplan to share at the service. Those wishing to contribute recollections are encouraged to send them to the Kaplan Family, 777 Chestnut Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.
Contributions in his memory may be sent to Hospice Caring Project of Santa Cruz, 940 Disc Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066.
For more information about the memorial service, e-mail Richard Randolph or Dr. Kaplan's son, Josh Kaplan.
For disability accommodations, contact Cowell College, (831) 459-2253.