Artist • Educator • Author
Susan Rodriguez is an artist, author, and educator.
Susan is a seasoned lecturer in arts and culture and a teacher
whose appearances and lectures span the globe. She is on the
faculty at The University of the Arts as an adjunct professor.
She teaches pre-service graduate-level art education and specializes
in cultural inclusion. She also coordinates professional development
teacher programs that employ collaborations between The University
of the Arts and regional museums.
In her years with the School District of Philadelphia's Overbrook
Educational Center, she was awarded numerous grants and commendations
for her work in visual arts with sight-impaired and blind
students. Susan was named The 1996 Pennsylvania Teacher
of the Year, The Disney American Teacher in Visual Arts for
1993-1994, and The Milken Family Foundation
Outstanding Educator in 1994-1995.