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Thinking Differently: How Autism and a Visual Mind Have Shaped Temple Grandin's Life and Work
Start Date: 2/6/2013Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Date: 2/6/2013

Event Description:

Babson College’s Art & Humanities Division,
in partnership with the Dean’s Office, Disability Services
and the John D. White Lecture series, invite you to a talk
by this year’s Arts & Humanities Foundation Speaker…

Temple Grandin Ph.D.
World-renowned animal welfare researcher and leading autism advocate 

In this candid session, Dr. Grandin will share how, as a person with autism, her brain and her perspective on the world allow her to see things others overlook.  Her ability to think differently has resulted in groundbreaking research in the area of livestock handling and has brought critical insight into the world of people living with autism.


Please note that this event will be RECORDED and posted to Babson’s Youtube Channel feed by Monday (2/11).

Location Information:
Babson Campus - Knight Auditorium
Contact Information:
Name: Keri Pereira
Temple Grandin
Additional Information:
“What would happen if the autism gene was eliminated from the gene pool? You would have a bunch of people standing around in a cave, chatting and socializing and not getting anything done.”

Dr. Temple Grandin, The Way I See It: A Personal Look at Autism & Asperger’s

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