Vancouver Sun Blog Network: Social change by design, an interview with Linh Nguyen

“Guiding me through the new Student Learning Centre at Toronto’s Ryerson University, Linh Nguyen turns to me and says, “Let’s go to the beach.”

Linh Nguyen is the founder of the Bodhi Collective, a creative firm that designs environments to change behaviour for social good.
Linh Nguyen is the founder of the Bodhi Collective, a creative firm that designs environments to change behaviour for social good.

The Beach, as it turns out, is not outside. It is the aptly named sixth floor of the innovative eight-story building, where every floor has been uniquely designed to encourage more productive and positive student experiences. With colourful tiered seating that slopes towards a sweeping floor-to-ceiling window highlighted with splashes of blue, the Beach is meant to be a place for students to relax, connect, and interact with one another.”

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