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The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

Sunny Li

Sunny Li, Staff Writer

Sunny is a junior at NASH who is writing for The Uproar for the first year. Even with spare time chipping away day by day, Sunny finds time for some personal interests, like writing, golf, video games, and a little acting.

All content by Sunny Li
One half of the largest collection of awards at NASH--a collection that represents the talent, success, pride, and dedication of the forensics team.

NA Forensics: The Students’ Success

February 1, 2023

The Speech and Debate Team is one of North Allegheny’s longest running and most prestigious clubs, and with it comes an expansive list of successes and awards spanning over 50 years.  The exact...

Sophomores Tommie Helkowski (left) and Autumn Wynne (right) prepare to select their characters for battle.

Absolutely Smashing

January 25, 2023

Despite being released over four years ago, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (SSBU) has become one of the most widely competitive video games of all time. Now, thanks to the effort of a single junior, the competition...

With an anthem as well-known as the Russian anthem, it can be easy to forget that said anthem hasnt always remained the same.

Anthems of the Motherland

January 19, 2023

Each national anthem across the world is unique in its own right, but a personal favorite, as previously ranked, is the anthem of Russia. However, the glorious, patriotic tune that the world hears today...

The American nation, as polarized as it has grown politically, remains united at the core, though there are forces actively working to keep us from realizing it.

Opinion: United in Our Division

January 10, 2023

Division, tension, and conflict seem like certainties in 21st century America. But with a new year underway, a question must be raised: is the path of animosity the only way? Or perhaps it’s about time...

Nathan Barnatt shows off his dance moves at a TEDx Phoenix event in 2011.

Nathan Barnatt: The Pioneer of TikTok Dancing Before TikTok

December 15, 2022

TikTok: it’s a thing now. Just a little thing, nothing more. Clearly, that’s an understatement. The app has garnered a cult following ever since the beginning of the pandemic, but the truth is,...

Billy Mitchell poses with Pac-Man at the 2014 Twin Galaxies trading card event

The Billy Mitchell Saga

November 21, 2022

A universal truth of competition is the inevitability of cheating. Usually, any infringement against the rules of a contest can be swiftly swept away. However, when the person who is accused has a starring...

The students of Mrs. Rhineharts period 2 AP Literature class are among several hundreds at NASH who have already made their decision regarding registration for the AP Exam in May.

The AP Question

November 14, 2022

AP Exam early-bird registration has come to a close. Although unregistered students still have time to register, most students have made their final decisions. At the very least, there seems to be a...

Seeing or participating in the Homecoming parade is just as important to some students as  attending the dance.

Not for Everyone

October 6, 2022

The homecoming dance: one of the most iconic and hyped-up events in a student’s high school experience. Many students spend the weeks beforehand preparing anxiously for the dance, as it plays an absolutely...

The poster for the final season of Meta Runner, features Tari, the shows main character who stands not only for individual integrity but also for justice.

Meta Runner: A Hidden Gem

September 30, 2022

On December 5th, 2018, YouTube content creator, Luke Lerdwichagul--better known as SMG4--released a trailer for an animation series, Meta Runner. This was a major diversion from his usual content: Super...

Mikhail Gorbachev, once one of the most influential figures in global politics, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (1990) in recognition of his role in de-esclalating the Cold War.

The Legacy of Mikhail Gorbachev

September 19, 2022

On August 30th, 2022, Mikhail Gorbachev--the final leader of the Soviet Union--passed away. His role on the international stage left an enormous impact on both the politics and people of the world. But...

The remaining pieces of Freddy, settled on a table in the AP Psychology classroom.

Freddy is Dead!

September 6, 2022

On August 25th, tragedy struck in fourth period of Mrs. Failla’s AP Psychology course. Freddy--a porcelain phrenology model of the human cranium--was killed. Freddy--who was named by Failla herself--was...

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