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Dr. Gwenda-Lin Grewal

Dr. Gwenda-Lin Grewal

Dr. Gwenda-Lin GrewalAffiliate Assistant Professor, Classics and Philosophy

Carpenter Hall 
ggrewal@udallas.edu

Teaching Fields

Ancient Philosophy (Plato and Aristotle)
History of Philosophy
Classical Greek & Latin

Degrees / Education

B.A., Sarah Lawrence College
Ph.D. (Philosophy & Classics), Tulane University

Academic Appointments

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University (2010-12)
Affiliate Assistant Professor of Classics & Philosophy, University of Dallas (2012-present)

Publications

"The Daimonic Soul: On Plato's Theages" (in Strange Fellows: Socratic Philosophy and Its Others, 2013)

"A Bit of Dust On Sophocles' Antigone," ACTC at Carlton University (forthcoming in print)

"Good Looks: Philosophy & Fashion," a talk given at Yale University, University of Dallas, & Sarah Lawrence College (forthcoming in print)

"Socrates & The City: Unconventional Friends," a talk at NPSA, Tulane University, and the University of Dallas (forthcoming in print)

Plato's Euthydemus: Translation and Commentary (Doctoral Dissertation, 2010)

"Particles in Greek and Plato's Meno," Sarah Lawrence College (2006)

Books in Progress

Plato's Euthydemus & Crito

Good Looks

News

Senior Story 2020: For Bio Major, UD's Value Transcends Science

When it came time for Ana Henriquez, BA '20 and Class of 2020 valedictorian, to pick a college, she knew she wanted a small, Catholic, liberal arts university that offered both biology and Latin. That sounds like UD in a nutshell, and she thought so too. In the spring of her senior year of high school at The Atonement Academy in San Antonio, as she approached UD's campus for her last visit, she knew she would spend the next four years there and shouted to her mom, "Look, that's my tower! That's my home!"

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Senior Story 2020: Legacy Physics Major Soars Toward Aerospace

Given his strong UD legacy, Bill Bennett, BS '20, was practically destined to attend the University of Dallas. Stories about UD's Rome Program and rugby were essential aspects of Bennett's childhood given that both of his parents, as well as many extended relatives, are UD alumni. But while UD was in his blood, he ultimately chose UD because he wanted both a liberal arts education and a degree in physics, and he knew UD was the best place to combine the two.

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Senior Story 2020: Business Major Pursues Cybersecurity

It is not uncommon for the University of Dallas (UD) and the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) to get confused, and Adella Klinte, BA '20, was unfortunately subject to that confusion. When she applied to UD, Klinte thought she was applying to UTD. Crazy though it may seem, Klinte thinks it was God's plan all along.

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