2019 LSC National Colloquium

November 1 -3, 2019

Kansas City Airport Marriott and Missouri Innovation Campus

This will be an opportunity for academics with experience and responsibility for shaping spaces for learning to join with architects to explore what is known about planning spaces for learning and what audacious questions should drive planning into the future.



Permeability: A Driver of Change and Cutting-edge Learning Spaces

LSC Session at the SCUP 2019 Annual Conference

Washington State Convention Center | Seattle, WA
July 17, 2019
9:00 AM– 2:45 PM


LSC Research Initiative Meeting: Why Spaces Matter

The Learning Spaces Collaboratory Research Initiative: Why Spaces Matter meeting will take place at HHMI Headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland, on Tuesday, January 29, through Thursday, January 31, 2019.

(By invitation only)


Using Planning for Learning Spaces as an Institutional Change Lever: Multiple Perspectives

The HED’s Up session is structured around four campus stories about how to use planning for assessing learning spaces as a lever for institutional change.

LSC session at the AAC&U annual meeting.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 10:30-11:45 AM


LSC Roundtable 2.0 – The New School

June 22, 2019



LSC Roundtable 2.0 – James Madison University

May 10, 2019

James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia


Revolutionary Space: How Physical Environments Shape Identity, Equity, and Knowledge Production

November 9, 2018

Physical environments shape us and we shape them in return. The lack of equity in the field of Architecture itself and the settler colonialism and historical white supremacy of physical environments in the U.S. have meant that conversations in Gender and Identity Studies about design are rare.

National Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference


LSC Roundtable 2.0 – Northwestern University

April 26, 2019

Northwestern University
Mudd Library, Room 2210
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.



LSC Post-conference Roundtable: CNI Fall 2018 Membership Meeting

December 12, 2018


2018 SENCER Summer Institute

The 2018 SENCER Summer Institute (SSI) was hosted by Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California on August 2-5, 2018.

The theme for SSI 2018 was Civic Engagement and the STEM Learning Ecosystem. In addition to our core focus on effective pedagogy and course design, the Institute program explored and focused on other themes in the STEM learning ecosystem.


LSC Roundtable Focusing on Accommodating Project-based Learning

June 20, 2018
12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)

In collaboration with the 2018 Institute on Project-Based Learning


LSC Roundtable on Focusing on Classrooms and Formal Learning Spaces – Stanford University

June 19, 2018
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Stanford University


Broadening the Discussion: Shaping a Campus as an Ecosystem of Spaces for Making

March 22-24, 2018


Planning the Learning Spaces for Tomorrow: LSC Session at AAC&U’s Network for Academic Renewal Conference


Envisioning Fine Arts Spaces for the Future


The Next 10 Years: Helping STEM Students Thrive

January 10, 2018