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Roughly 40 percent of young adults with autism spectrum disorder aren't finding jobs. But some employers are now recruiting adults on the spectrum as an untapped talent pool of focused workers.

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The children first described as "autistic" in 1943 are now in their seventies. What do we know about them?
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Scott Wright - faculty member at the University of Utah. graduate of McNeese State University (B.S.), Oregon State University (M.Ed.), and Oregon State University (Ph.D.). Teaching and research. Technology and aging issues. Avid reader of books - and finishing up my novel "Ship of Theseus" (Vol. I - IV). 
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