Hanson Named Interim President Of NDSU

The State Board of Higher Education voted to name Richard A. Hanson interim president of NDSU on Oct. 23. He currently is president of Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa.

Prior to joining Waldorf College, he was vice president for academic affairs and dean at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D., from 1995 to 2005. He also held positions at California State University, Chico, and NDSU. His most recent positions at NDSU were as associate vice president for academic affairs and interim vice president for academic affairs.