Temple Grandin is a professor of animal science at Colorado State University and an autism spokesperson. She will discuss the education of students who have different kinds of minds, as well as her own upbringing and work experience as a woman with autism.
Grandin is a pioneer in improving the handling and welfare of farm animals and is a prominent author and speaker on both autism and animal behavior. She has written several books on both topics and has received many awards, including induction in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Women’s Hall of Fame.
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