Education

Andover Bancroft A4LE Kirkbride Award

Bancroft Wins Top A4LE Honor

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Andover's Bancroft Elementary School was recognized with the top honor—the Ed Kirkbride Award—at this year's Northeast Regional Conference of the Association for Learning Environments, held March 15-18 in Providence, Rhode Island. 

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BuildBPS 10-Year Educational and Facilities Master Plan

BuildBPS Is Launched

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The first of March marked the official launch of the BuildBPS initiative to transform the educational landscape of Boston Public Schools. A 10-year educational and facilities master plan, BuildBPS is a comprehensive, living document that seeks to guide capital investments for the City and District...

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SMMA interns, Kelly Papa, Diego Macias, Shuwei Liu, Nicholas Emma, Erin Comeau, Daniel Clasby

Meet the Interns

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For a few months every year, SMMA affords a select number of students—all aspiring architects and engineers—the opportunity to bring the knowledge and design skills they've acquired throughout their studies to bear on real-world commissions. Our interns gain hands-on studio experience, becoming...

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Ahmed Aly Boston Architectural College Thesis Award

Aly's Thesis Honored by BAC

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SMMA is pleased to congratulate Ahmed Aly, Senior Designer, upon being conferred a Master of Architecture degree from the Boston Architectural College, and for receiving both an Architecture Thesis Commendation and the Edwin T. Steffian Centennial Thesis Award. The latter recognizes the Class of...

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Lyceum Fellowship

Lyceum Fellowship Names Winners, Publishes Travelogue

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In 1985, inspired by a lifelong love of travel and a commitment to philanthropy, SMMA founder Jon McKee established the Lyceum Fellowship, a non-profit organization that, in its own words, “seeks to establish a dialogue through design among schools of architecture.” Each year, the Fellowship holds...

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SMMA Symmes Maini McKee Associates Hosts Roger Williams University Architecture Design Critique

SMMA Hosts RWU Design Critique

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SMMA recently hosted a comprehensive studio design critique for graduate students from Roger Williams University, capitalizing on an opportunity to support aspiring architects and encourage the next generation of design talent.

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Bancroft Wins AIA People's Choice Award

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We are happy to announce that our Bancroft Elementary School project was selected as a People’s Choice Award winner—for Favorite Space to Study—in this year’s AIA New England Design Awards. The design of the 99,000-square-foot school recalls the traditional New England-style architecture of the...

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The Project That Keeps On Giving

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Swampscott High School is a project that stands out in SMMA’s portfolio of successful K-12 designs—it incorporates numerous elements of sustainable thinking, takes advantage of existing natural site features, and blends contextually into the cultural fabric of the Town. It was also completed nearly...

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Two RI Schools with SMMA Ties Named Blue Ribbon Winners

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SMMA is happy to congratulate our friends at Rhode Island's Archie R. Cole Middle School (East Greenwich) and Francis J. Varieur Elementary School (Pawtucket) on being named among 2015’s National Blue Ribbon Schools (NBRS) Award winners by the U.S. Department of Education.

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SMMA Rendering of Providence College School of Business

Providence College Breaks Ground on New School of Business Building

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Providence College recently took a firm step forward in its mission to educate and inspire the economic and business leaders of tomorrow, breaking ground on the Arthur F. & Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies. The facility marks the latest collaboration between the College and designer...

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