Gordon Evans

News Reporter/Producer

WMUK's Gordon Evans is an accomplished reporter and interviewer. A 1990 graduate of Michigan State, he came to WMUK from WAAM in Ann Arbor.


On WestSouthwest, a Grand Valley State University study on trends in philanthropy. And Bridge examines John Engler's record as governor on allegations that female prison inmates were sexually abused. 

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Interim Michigan State University President John Engler was picked to guide MSU amid the fallout from a sexual abuse scandal. But a report in Bridge raises questions about how Engler handled allegations of sexual abuse against female inmates in state prisons when he served as Michigan’s governor.

New Yorker Staff Writer David Denby speaks at Western Michigan University on Thursday February 8. Demby spoke with WMUK's Gordon Evans for WestSouthwest.


On WestSouthwest, New Yorker Staff Writer David Denby on the Humanities and Demagoguery. And a Sociologist discusses gender discrimination and sexual harassment in higher education. 

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David Denby says if enough people in the United States had read Huckleberry Finn President Donald Trump wouldn’t have been taken seriously during his campaign. Denby, a staff writer for the New Yorker says he was thinking of the con men in Mark Twain’s classic. “Trump is a con artist.”