Dr. Temple Grandin Public Seminar
Date: March 11, 2014
Location: 1281 Anthony Hall
Time: 7:30 pm
The Department of Animal Science welcomes Dr. Temple Grandin. She will present a public seminar titled Making Decisions about Animal Welfare and Food: Is Big Always Bad and Small Always Good?
Dr. Grandin’s research and writings on the principles of grazing animal behavior have helped many people to reduce stress on their animals during handling. She has appeared on television shows such as 20/20, 48 Hours, CNN Larry King Live, PrimeTime Live, 60 Minutes, and has been broadcast on National Public Radio. In 2010 she delivered a TED Lecture titled “The World Needs ALL Kinds of Minds.” Her books “Animals in Translation” and “Animals Make Us Human” were both on the New York Times best seller list. Her life story was captured in an HBO movie titled “Temple Grandin” starring Claire Danes, won seven Emmy awards and a Golden Globe. In 2010, Time Magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people. She is a professor in the Department of Animal Science at Colorado State University.
Sponsored by: The Animal Behavior & Welfare Group, Residential and Hospitality Services and RISE.