The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

Annika Good

Annika Good, Staff Writer

Annika is a Junior at Nash and this is her first year writing for The Uproar. She loves reading, music, and hanging out with friends. She loves to write and looks forward to doing so throughout the year.

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NASH counselor Mrs. Bielawski

Good Talk: Mrs. Bielawski

Annika Good, Staff Writer April 26, 2024

Where did you grow up? I grew up here in North Allegheny. I went to Peebles Elementary, Carson Middle, NAI, and then NASH. Where did you go to college, and what did you study? After going to a...

The summative/formative grading system that students have grown accustomed to will be overhauled beginning next school year, according to district officials.

The Sum of It All

Annika Good, Staff Writer April 24, 2024

Since the beginning of the 2021–2022 academic year, North Allegheny students have been assessed under the summative and formative grading system. However, the district recently determined to discontinue...

NASH juniors James Donaldson and Augie Maslo work on their college application essays during Mrs. Tallericos period 6 English class.

Tell Us About Yourself

Annika Good, Staff Writer April 2, 2024

In junior English classes at NASH, the fourth nine-week grading period begins with a prompt. With the end of the school year approaching, it's time for juniors to begin drafting their college entrance...

Since passionate fans of popular musical artists are often associated with femininity, they are cast as psychotic and subordinate. On the other hand, sports fanatics are often associated with masculinity, so they are seen as admirable and praiseworthy. (montage: CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED)

A Tale of Two Fans

Annika Good, Staff Writer March 5, 2024

Imagine this: thousands of screaming fans await the gate opening into the stadium. They stand there dressed to the nines in variegated clothes, with paint strategically placed all over their faces as they...

The Tortured Poets Department drops on April 19th

The Tortured Poets Department drops on April 19th

Annika Good, Staff Writer February 12, 2024

In true Swift fashion, the music industry herself decided to incite a magnitude of chaos while accepting her award for Best Pop Vocal Album at the 2024 Grammy Awards, which took place on Saturday, February...

At Your Fingertips

At Your Fingertips

Annika Good, Staff Writer January 18, 2024

Have you ever wondered about those certain commodities that are always here at NASH but not commonly talked about? Those items that are passed by every day with hardly a thought about their existence?...

For teenagers, the holidays can be complicated.

There Must Have Been Some Magic

Annika Good, Staff Writer December 19, 2023

As the years move on and we all come of age, it seems as though the Christmas spirit starts to deteriorate. During the younger years of my childhood, there always used to be this indisputable magic surrounding...

Rise of Snow

Rise of Snow

Annika Good, Staff Writer November 21, 2023

[insert Effie Trinket’s voice] Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the 10th annual Hunger Games and may the odds be ever in your favor. Decades before there was the Girl on Fire, Katniss Everdeen, there...

Taylor Swifts latest release exceeds expectations.

A Review of 1989 (Taylor’s Version)

Annika Good, Staff Writer October 30, 2023

Flashback to the year history was made: 1989, or more specifically, 2014. This was the year Taylor Swift released her revolutionary fifth album, cementing herself as the pop legend we all know her as today....

#BookTok is leading to a resurgence of interest in reading.

The Book Industry in the Age of TikTok

Annika Good, Staff Writer October 30, 2023

Prior to the internet, and certainly before the days when every home has multiple televisions, reading was a common activity, whether for educational or entertainment purposes. Since the rise of the digital...

After an impenetrable mark in the film industry, Marvels special flare is wearing off.

Why Marvel is Declining

Annika Good, Staff Writer October 11, 2023

As much as it pains me to admit, Marvel movies aren't good anymore. They just aren't what they used to be, and admitting it feels like I've betrayed a lifelong friend. This is coming from someone whose...

Taylor Swift takes on Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Eras Tour on the Silver Screen

Annika Good, Staff Writer September 28, 2023

Are you ready for it? On Friday, October 13th, the Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour concert film will have AMC cinemas gearing up for a weekend filled with quirky friendship bracelets, endless amounts of...

The NASH Fall Musical is set to hit the stage this coming November.

In the Limelight

Annika Good, Staff Writer September 8, 2023

It's that time of year again--the Fall Musical is all that is on many music-loving students' minds. It's no secret that NASH musicals are enormous productions filled with talented singers, instrumentalists,...

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