When: Tue., June 20, 6:30 p.m. 2017
Author, speaker and inventor Temple Grandin knows livestock. According to her website, “half the cattle in the United States are handled in facilities she designed.” She also knows what it’s like to live with a differently abled brain: The Colorado State University professor is considered one of the world’s most accomplished individuals with autism. Currently teaching a course at Sterling College’s School of the New American Farmstead, Grandin combines her areas of expertise in a public lecture on the issues facing disabled community members in rural farming culture. The talk takes place at Heartbeet Lifesharing, a fully inclusive facility.