Planning and Designing Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Campus Learning Environments

Thursday, June 09 | 1:00PM–1:45PM PT | Indigo DH, 2nd Floor
Session Type: Featured Session
Delivery Format: Featured Session

Can thoughtful planning champion belonging? How can institutions ensure an inclusive physical environment for underrepresented students? This presentation explores student-centered research manifested into a playbook for institutional stakeholders that links physical campus space to DEI values. The workshop will draw from the playbook to facilitate a participant-led ideation session resulting in tangible strategies for more inclusive learning spaces.


  • Shannon Dowling

    Associate Principal, Learning Environments Strategy + Design, Virginia Commonwealth University

Resources & Downloads

  • Copy of presentation for the Planning Design of DEI Campus Learning Environments

    Updated on 6/2/2022
  • A playbook for the planning and design of DEI campus environments

    Updated on 6/2/2022