The Treaty

Planting Shade Gives Back While Social Distancing

Evan Nied promotes no-contact doorstep seedling drop-offs on the Planting Shade Instagram.

Paxton Coley, Managing Editor

April 7, 2020

There are many things you can do while social distancing, and helping the planet is one of them. On March 22nd, Evan Nied, creator of nonprofit Planting Shade, as well as Kempsville student volunteers Hadyn Hall, Luke Boynton, and Mary Casper, decided to spend their quarantine giving back by planting trees....

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Accepts Kempsville Student

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Accepts Kempsville Student

Paxton Coley, Managing Editor

March 10, 2020

People in the fine arts, whether it be acting, singing, or playing an instrument, often have to endure the word “no” when auditioning for roles and schools within their field. Whether it be that only one person is needed or someone fits a part better, participants in the arts learn quickly that ...