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Dr. Louis Rodriquez

Dr. Louis RodriquezAssistant Professor
Lytle Hall Rm 147  (For summer 2017 only OM 24C)


  • B.A. Moravian College
  • M.A., Ph.D. Lehigh University


  • Modern American History
  • History of Minorities in America
  • Business History

Courses Taught

  • HIS 150CD: Minorities in American History
  • HIS 205: Selected Topics in History: Examining the Combat Experience
  • HIS 218: The Age of Enterprise, 1865-1939
  • HIS 245WI: The United States, 1900-1945

Selected Publications

  • Maria Sanelli and Louis Rodriquez, eds., Teaching about Frederick Douglass.  A Resource Guide for Teachers of Cultural Diversity (New York: Peter Lang, 2012).
  • Louis Rodriquez, "Trust and Power: The Modern Corporation and the Making of the United States Automobile Market" by Sally H. Clarke. Canadian Journal of History vol. 43 (Winter 2008).
  • Louis Rodriquez, "The Man Who Discovered Flight: George Cayley and the First Airplane" by Richard Dee. Canadian Journal of History (Autumn 2008).
  • Louis Rodriquez, From Elephants to Swimming Pools: Carl Akeley, Samuel Traylor and the Development of the Cement Gun (Easton, PA: Canal History and Technology Press, 2006).