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Brian Black Joins SMMA Symmes Maini McKee Associates Architecture Practice

Brian Black Joins Architecture Practice

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SMMA is pleased to welcome Brian Black, AIA, LEED AP, to its Architecture Practice. While Brian’s background spans a wide range of project and client types—from cultural institutions and government facilities, to laboratories and retail spaces—his immediate responsibilities with SMMA will chiefly...

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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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Jamie Farrell Flux IO Architecture Design Competition Finalists

Farrell Among Design Competition Finalists

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SMMA design technology dream-teamer and MIT School of Architecture and Planning master’s candidate Jamie Farrell has been selected as one of nine finalists in Flux’s 2015-16 Emerging Architects Design Competition. His submission, “Live Google Earth,” is a Revit-Flux-Rhino-Google Earth workflow...

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NMRHS North Middlesex Regional High School Celebrates Topping Off Ceremony

NMRHS Celebrates Topping-Off

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Young adults in the communities of Ashby, Pepperell, and Townsend are now one step closer to occupying the modern high school they deserve. SMMA-designed North Middlesex Regional High School celebrated its topping-off ceremony on Thursday, a milestone marking the structural completion of the new...

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MEARNG Cuts Ribbon at New Facility

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The Maine Army National Guard recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official opening of its new SMMA-designed Aviation Readiness Center in Bangor, Maine. The facility, which broke ground in June 2013, provides a consolidated home for nearly 180 servicemen and women in the 126th,...

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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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SMMA Welcomes Michael Kyes

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SMMA is pleased to welcome Michael Kyes, AIA, LEED AP, as its Architecture Team Leader. He joins the firm from Jacobs, where as an Architect & Digital Design Coordinator, he led the research and implementation of digital tools and processes and leveraged building information modeling-enabled...

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Hutker Discusses Lyceum Fellowship with DesignIntelligence

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SMMA’s association with the Lyceum Fellowship—a program established by our founder, Jon McKee, to “advance the development of the next generation of talent by creating a vehicle for stimulating perceptive reasoning”—is something in which we take an enormous amount of pride. The program, now in its...

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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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