Brett Levanto

GW hosts new bands

The Lisner Auditorium stage belonged to the performers of the “You Saw it First” fall concert Friday night. Four touring bands, July for Kings, Carbondale, Kill Hannah and Kazzer, all signed to major recording labels, played along with GW band Last Week. Promotion agency International Creative Management uses the “You Saw it First” tour to […]

Survivors look to curb domestic violence

Recent GW graduate Melisa Pardes knows all about domestic abuse. When she was 12, her 17-year-old boyfriend raped her. Pardes also grew up with emotionally and physically abusive parents. Afraid to tell anyone about her rape, Pardes kept her problems to herself. With nowhere to turn for help, she plunged into alcohol and drug use […]