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

Emily Janosko

Emily Janosko, Staff Writer

Emily Janosko is a senior, and this is her first year writing for The Uproar. She also participates in marching band, indoor percussion, concert percussion, jazz band, and National English Honor Society.

All content by Emily Janosko
Students in Emerging Tech made a podium for Mr. Banks that houses his favorite video games.

Stand and Deliver

May 31, 2022

In room 240, a surprising new project for students in Emerging Technology turned into a clever invention. Maddie Whitewolf, Jackson Stone, and Bruno Martin created a particularly special podium for their...

NASH senior Jacob Yarosz purchases his Senior Banquet ticket from Class Council during homeroom earlier this month. The council organized tickets sales for the banquet several weeks before the event on May 27th.

All Aboard!

May 19, 2022

After a long, last day of high school, seniors will board the Gateway Clipper on May 27th for an evening of celebration on the river.  “Senior Banquet is a celebration of your time at North Allegheny,...

As high school seniors across the country prepare for college, many will soon leave their most loyal companions behind.

A True Companion Left Behind

April 28, 2022

When I first came back from my weekend trip to Ohio, my little maltipoo, Spike, jumping up, absolutely ecstatic to see me. Sometimes I forget how close the bond is between people and their pets, and that...

Librarys New Look

Library’s New Look

April 21, 2022

On the second day of September, North Allegheny Senior High School students woke up to unusual news: school was to be canceled because of a pipe burst within the building. The upperclassmen spent the day...

The pandemic has forced many children to develop under unusual circumstances, which has the potential to affect their future.

Opinion: Rebounding from COVID

March 21, 2022

As mask mandates are lifted across the country, it seems as though the horrible pandemic that has consumed the last two years is finally coming to an end. However, a generation of young children have been...

NASH senior Hunter Badamo plays guitar in his music video for Turning Upside Down. His new song, Life Gets Sick of Us, releases today.

For the Sake of the Song

March 18, 2022

Hunter Badamo, a North Allegheny senior, releases his new song, “Life Gets Sick of Us,” today on all streaming services. Although none of his family members ever ventured into music, Badamo first...

California-based singer Still Woozy performed at Stage AE in February.

Out of the Box

March 1, 2022

On Christmas morning, my siblings presented me with a shoe box neatly wrapped in blue wrapping paper. They had been teasing me for months; they had constantly taunted me with questions like “What do...

Actor and comedian, Bob Saget, tragically passed away at the age of 65 earlier this month.

A Heartfelt Goodbye, Mr. Tanner

January 26, 2022

Bob Saget was not just a household name around America, but the epitome of kindness and humor. Saget tragically passed away in his sleep on January 9th, leaving a country in grief and shock. He was only...

After 14 years, the North Allegheny Tiger Marching Band is starting their next season with new modern uniform.

A New Look for Next Year

January 12, 2022

The North Allegheny Tiger Marching Band is getting a new look, with the school district recently purchasing new uniforms at a cost of $130,000. Designed with a tiger in mind, the band’s new look will...

Benny Sings, an artist from Amsterdam, performed a concert in New York City last month.

Road Trip to a Rare Performance

January 6, 2022

In November, I came home on a Wednesday to my brother awaiting my arrival. Although he usually gives a groan as a greeting, this time he proposed a way to not only cure his boredom but also to see one...

Senior Pratik Yarlagadda started a new club at NASH to bring together students that are interested in the field of oncology.

A Club with a Cause

December 14, 2021

After a cancer diagnosis hit close to home, NASH senior Pratik Yarlagadda set out to start an organization that advocates for cancer screenings and treatment in underrepresented communities.  Cancer...

Although veterans have their own holiday, many continue to be unjustly treated in American society.

To Serve Those Who Served

November 11, 2021

America officially chooses one day of the year to honor their patriotic heroes: November 11th. But how well are the country's veterans treated every other day of the year?  Veterans Day is unquestionably...

Unlike last year, this years gym curriculum involves a swim unit that intimidates many students.

Taking the Plunge

November 10, 2021

Since the pandemic prevented the swim unit from being incorporated into the curriculum last year, practically every student at NASH began the year with their own speculations about their potential return...

North Allegheny alumna Maria Constantine credits her musical passion to the encouragement she received from the NA Music Department.

NA grad releases new EP

October 22, 2021

Maria Constantine, who graduated from North Allegheny in 2019, releases her EP, Walk With Me, today on Spotify.  Constantine finds inspiration for her songwriting in many different ways; sometimes...

Pittsburghs Strip District is not only a fun place to shop for groceries and sample delicious foods.  Its also a great place to find your morning cup of coffee.

Two Cups in the Strip

September 24, 2021

Pittsburgh’s Strip District is known for its Steelers t-shirts, Wholey’s Seafood Company, Kelly O’s Diner, and delicious Italian, Thai, and Mexican cuisine. However, before one can truly enjoy their...

Good Talk: Ms. Spak

Good Talk: Ms. Spak

September 16, 2021

What inspired you to be a biology teacher? I have always enjoyed learning about life. After graduating with my bachelor’s degree in Biology and working a lot of odd jobs, I realized that I really...

Mrs. Foglios typical day consists of taking countless phone calls, organizing NASH principal Dr. Dirdas schedule, and communicating building events to the NASH staff.

At the Heart of NASH

September 9, 2021

Behind the glass doors of the Main Office on the first floor one woman embodies the optimism and school spirit that characterize the best of NASH, while also ensuring that every day at the school runs...

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