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VCU's Transforming Accessibility Initiative Presents
“Creating a Culture of Access”

Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Temple Grandin

DATE: Tuesday, November 5, 2019

TICKETS: Free and open to the public (limited seating) Reserve tickets.

LOCATION: Altria Theatre (6 N. Laurel St., Richmond, VA 23220)

Temple Grandin

SCHEDULE:
9:00 a.m. - Check-in and book signing with Temple Grandin
10:00 a.m. - Temple Grandin
11:15 a.m. - "Making Access Real" - Panel Discussion with
VCU students, employees and alumni.
12:15 p.m. - Champions of Accessibility Awards Ceremony
1:00 p.m. - Book signing with Temple Grandin

Internationally renown Autism self-advocate and animal scientist Dr. Grandin is regarded as the most accomplished adult with autism in the world. Her life story inspired the HBO film “Temple Grandin,” starring Claire Danes. Dr. Grandin shares the challenges and successes of her fascinating life.

For more information or to request accommodations for this event, please contact Ian Kunkes at ibkunkes@vcu.edu.