An Evening with Temple Grandin
The Stanley hotel is pleased to announce on Saturday, May 26th, renowned scientist and motivational speaker Dr. Temple Grandin will return to The Stanley Hotel. Dr. Grandin will be sharing her TED Talk speech called “The World Needs all Kinds of Minds,” highlighting her experience overcoming autism and her career as a pioneer in the area of animal sciences.
Despite an early diagnosis of autism, Temple Grandin has triumphed as an author, public speaker, and a professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University. She has written many acclaimed books on autism and has since written autobiographies as well as books on how to help and develop children with autism.
Dr. Grandin has been featured on Sixty Minutes, Time Magazine, The New York Times, Discover Magazine, and USA Today. She was the subject of an HBO, Emmy Award-Winning series about her life and triumphs, played by Claire Danes, and received the honor of being named one of ten ‘National Women’s Hall of Fame’.
Dr. Grandin will be appearing at The Stanley as part of the CSU BBQ Showdown Weekend, which takes place Memorial Day Weekend on the Front Lawn of the hotel. The BBQ event, which kicks off summer in Estes Park, serves to benefit the CSU School of Animal Sciences.
- Time: Doors 4:00PM, May 26th
- Location: The Stanley Concert Hall
- Tickets: $12.00