EDWARDSVILLE – Rend Lake College graduate Marilee Beck has taken what she learned in and out of RLC classrooms, and turned it into award-winning success at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville.
Beck, 23, of McLeansboro, is the recipient of the 2008 SIUE Student Employee of the Year Award and was recognized during National Student Employee Week. She has worked as an office assistant in the Department of Economics and Finance at SIUE for the past two years and recently graduated from SIUE with a Bachelor of Science.
Prior to transferring to SIUE, Beck earned a 3.89 GPA at RLC and three degrees – Associate of Arts, Associate of Science and an Associate of Applied Science in Office Systems Technology and Administration.
While attending RLC, she was a student worker in the RLC Foundation office on campus and at Studio RLC Paul Mitchell Partner School at the RLC MarketPlace in Mt. Vernon. Beck was RLC’s 2003 Co-op Student of the Year.