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An Evening with Temple Grandin


May 27, 2017
5:00 pm
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The Stanley Hotel
333 Wonderview Avenue
Estes Park, CO 80517 United States
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The Stanley hotel is pleased to announce on Saturday, May 27th, renowned scientist and motivational speaker Dr. Temple Grandin will be making a free presentation at 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 also the subject of an HBO, Emmy Award-Winning series about her life and triumphs, played by Claire Danes.

This year, Dr. Grandin 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 Rocky Mountain 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.

The presentation is free to the public, however RSVPs are requested to manage demand.  To RSVP or for more information, please contact fmilkins@stanleyhotel.com.

Event Details:

  • Time: Doors 5:00PM, May 27th
  • Location: The Stanley Hotel, Pinon Billiards Room
  • Admission Free
  • RSVP Requested – fmilkins@stanleyhotel.com