Alexa Stuifbergen named interim dean of the School of Nursing

Alexa Stuifbergen, director of the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research in Underserved Populations in the School of Nursing, has been appointed interim dean of the School of Nursing. Provost Steven W. Leslie said the appointment, which became effective Sept. 1, would provide leadership for the School of Nursing while a national search is conducted to permanently fill the position. Dolores Sands, dean of the School of Nursing for the past 20 years, retired Aug. 31.