Temple Grandin

The Life Autistic | Episode
Jan 27, 2020 | 9 min

Temple Grandin was nonverbal until the age of four. Today, she is a Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University, and one of the leading authorities on livestock facility design, as well as an autism awareness advocate. She credits certain aspects of her autism, such as visual thinking and attention to detail, for helping her succeed.

The Life Autistic series explores the successes and challenges of individuals at different life stages.