In a vote of her peers, Associate Degree Nursing Instructor Susie Lampley has been named the Loren P. and Velma Dallas Outstanding Teacher of the Year at Southeastern Illinois College for 2018-19.
Lampley is a graduate of SIC, where she received her Practical Nursing in 1977, her ADN in 1978 and her Associate in Liberal Arts in 1984. While at SIC, she was a cheerleader from 1975 to 1976 and was a member of the Forensics team from 1975 to 1977. Between her times at SIC, Lampley went to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1990. In 1999, she decided to continue her education at SIUE and she completed her Master of Science in Nursing in 2001.
“My passion is empowering students to take ownership of their education and helping them realize their responsibility for their learning outcomes to achieve success,” Lampley said in a news release. “Investing the necessary time, expertise, resources, commitment, and personalized attention to contribute to the quality of education through high standards in teaching and learning is what drives my teaching.”
— The Southern