The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Contest: Deadline for writing is December 6th. Deadline for artwork is January 6th. Stop by the GOAL Office, room 249A, for more information.
  • DECA is collecting new or clean, gently used coats, jackets, hats, scarves, and gloves from Monday, November 15th - Monday, November 29th. Donations may be placed in the collection bins located in the vestibule or in front of the main office. All donations benefit Pittsburgh’s Outreached Arms to help those in need.
The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The effort behind performing in pointe shoes is more that meets the eye.

Behind the Barre

Camryn Gray, Staff Writer November 29, 2021

The misconception of dance as a simple activity done while wearing a pink tutu is far from the truth. Dance both doubles as an art form and a sport, which only emphasizes the intensity of the art. The...

Megan Miller, flanked by her coaches and her family, is one of the many student athletes to have signed her letter of intent to continue her athletic career at the collegiate level.

Inked and Eager to Play

Halle Marsalis , Staff Writer November 29, 2021

For many student athletes who plan on continuing their athletic career in college, signing day, the day when a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent to compete at a collegiate...

An extravagant clock in Mr. Venezias room serves as a reminder of memorable students from last school year

Tokens of Lasting Thoughtfulness

Sam Podnar, Staff Writer November 24, 2021

Math teacher Mrs. Volpe’s room houses countless objects from her years of teaching. The corner by her desk is especially jam-packed with decoration, but one image sticks out: the face of Albert Einstein,...

In the aftermath of COVID-19, the need for blood donations is especially strong.

A Vital Gift

Virginia Lucas, Staff Writer November 24, 2021

On Wednesday the 23rd, after over a year without an in-person blood drive, NASH once again partnered with nonprofit organization Vitalant to collect life saving blood products. Although blood donations...

The acclaimed 90s sitcom features nine different Thanksgiving episodes over the course of its ten-season run.

Friends Thanksgiving Episodes Ranked

Sally Cho, Co-Editor-in-Chief November 24, 2021

On Thanksgiving Day, people may find themselves watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade or tuning in for a football game. However, I have a personal Thanksgiving tradition that I have been following...

Madeline, her grandfather Bob, and her brother spending quality time together.

Forever Thankful

Maddie Harris, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 24, 2021

I remember the moment like it was yesterday. The moment when my world shattered, and one shattered piece would never again return to its rightful place. My mom called the family into the kitchen for...

Family Matters

Family Matters

Anthony Durzo, News Editor November 24, 2021

While the 90's sitcom was both iconic and humorous, this is not a review of ABC's Family Matters. However, in my world, family is one of the most important things that I feel should be on anyone’s agenda.   Now,...

Children are taught that the history of Thanksgiving is a story of friendship with a fairy tale ending.  The truth, however, is far more complicated.

The Troubled History of Thanksgiving

Kat Klinefelter, Staff Writer November 24, 2021

Thanksgiving bothers me.  My issue with it isn’t the part where people visit their families. It isn't being grateful for the things we received in the past year. It isn’t even the food, though...

Kushner scrambling to get yardage.

QB1 of the Future

Manas Kathir, Staff Writer November 23, 2021

  In western PA, no sport receives more attention than football.  And no position on the football field stands brighter in the spotlight than quarterback. But at North Allegheny this past...

The album cover for ABBAs newest album, showing the dawn of a new age of live music.

ABBA’s Voyage breaks the silence

Jess Daninhirsch, Photography Editor November 23, 2021

Mamma Mia, here we go again! The iconic ‘70s Swedish band, ABBA, has reunited to release their first album in over three decades. ABBA is made up of two formerly married couples--Anni-Frid Lyngstad...

With a little help from a Red Bull or coffee, youll be energized for any task in sight.

Stunting the Stigma

Connor Smith, Staff Writer November 23, 2021

For years, caffeine has been at the forefront of many conspiracies and false accusations. Slandered by parents, coffee is labeled as a dangerous substance -- at least for teenagers. Typically, we are told...

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