2013 Green Apple Day of Service at Buckingham K-5 Schools

On September 28, 2013 volunteers from VMDO Architects and Waterstreet Studio joined Buckingham County Primary School Principal Pennie Allen to take part in the USGBC Center for Green Schools’ Green Apple Day of Service! Together, the Green Apple team weeded the school garden, amended the compost, and prepared the garden beds for fall planting. Thriving [...]

By |October 7th, 2013|Community Contexts|0 Comments

Virginia School Boards Forum Held at VMDO School

The Central Regional Forum of the Virginia Schools Boards Association (VSBA) occurred on March 18, 2013 at Buckingham County Public Schools’ Carter G. Woodson Education Complex – a newly opened primary and elementary school complex in Dillwyn, VA designed by VMDO. Superintendents, school officials, and other representatives from the Central Virginia chapter met with colleagues [...]

By |March 19th, 2013|Community Contexts|0 Comments

Building Buckingham / Documenting Buckingham Trades People

VMDO, with the artistic guidance of photographer Tom Daly, is working on a photo-documentary of the Buckingham School’s construction workers and their trades to share with Buckingham students and the community during the construction process. Many of the trades people are Buckingham-born and -raised, and take great pride in contributing their skills and know-how to [...]

By |August 1st, 2012|Community Contexts|0 Comments