MPS Asheville Teams Up for Backpack to the Future

mps | August 6, 2019

Backpack to the Future, a joint effort between the United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County, was this year’s theme for the annual School Supply Drive. Since 2007, the Drive has provided more than 12,100 students with items to help prepare them for school. The MPS Asheville Office was thrilled to

Project Spotlight: Lucy Beckham High School

McMillan Pazdan Smith | August 1, 2019

We’re excited to share the progress being made at Charleston County School District’s Lucy Beckham High School! Located in Mt. Pleasant, the new 242,000 SF new facility will house 1,500 students and contains classrooms, CTE spaces, science labs, a performing arts wing, cafeteria, main gymnasium,

Meet Joe Alcock, MPS Atlanta Office Director

McMillan Pazdan Smith | July 26, 2019

Meet Joe Alcock, Office Director in McMillan Pazdan Smith’s Atlanta office! Joe’s from a long line of engineers and artists, and his love for art and design led him to pursue a career in architecture. After graduating from Auburn University in 1997, Joe relocated to the Atlanta area and has been

Environmental Design in K12 Facilities

McMillan Pazdan Smith | July 15, 2019

Understanding the relationship between how students are taught and how students learn is a constant cycle. Every student has a unique learning style, and, as a result, teachers have responded by offering content in a variety of formats. Susan Baker, AIA, ALEP, Senior Architect in McMillan Pazdan

MPS Celebrates with Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System at the Re-Opening of the West End Library

McMillan Pazdan Smith | June 28, 2019

As Atlanta’s West End neighborhood explores their newly refreshed library space, we’re celebrating right alongside them! We loved being part of this important community project and can’t wait to hear stories of how it’s improving lives and impacting culture. And, with six more of these Phase II