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Background Information

Employment History

Executive Director

B.C. Institute

Western Regional Director

Canadian Human Rights Commission

Executive Director

Yukon Human Rights Commission

Assistant Director of the Human Rights Branch of the Ministry

Labour

Race Relations Coordinator

Nova Scotia Government

Affiliations

Board Member
Urban Alliance on Race Relations

Education

University of Wyoming

history and philosophy

University of Lethbridge , Alberta

degree

history and philosophy

University of Lethbridge

Web References (7 Total References)


Reggie ...

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Reggie Newkirk

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Reggie grew up in Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from high school he enlisted in he United States Air Force in the 1960s to escape the draft. After his tour in the U.S.A.F he attended the University of Wyoming and after one and a half years in 1968, he moved to Alberta, Canada. Mr. Newkirk attended and graduated from the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, with a degree in history and philosophy. Soon afterward, Mr. Newkirk embarked on a career devoted to the protection of human rights. For seventeen years he served extensively in this field working for federal, provincial and territorial human rights commissions. He worked in the areas of: Native rights, as executive director of the Yukon Human Rights Commission; labour relations, as the Assistant Director of the Human Rights Branch of the Ministry of Labour in British Columbia; as Western Regional Director of the Canadian Human Rights Commission in Vancouver; and family violence prevention as the Executive Director of the B.C. Institute on Family Violence. He is also a volunteer with the Regina Restorative Measures Program, All Nations Hope AIDS Network, SaskCulture Inc., Lumsden Lions' Club and a number of other community-based organizations.
Currently, Mr. Newkirk runs his own consulting company, Parity Consulting, in Lumsden, Saskatchewan where one of his chief activities is the spearheading of the very successful Institute for Healing Racism workshops with colleague, journalist and educator Nathan Rutstein.
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After 4 years refining the process of the Institute, Mr. Newkirk and Mr. Rutstein co-authored a guide to this process, "Racial Healing: The Institutes for the Healing of Racism".
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Mr. Newkirk is considered to be among Canada's top human rights and race relation experts. Because of his ability to handle challenging issues with sensitivity, care and humor, Mr. Newkirk is sought after as a public motivational and inspirational speaker by many different organizations, businesses and groups.


SIA - The Face of Racism

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On March 19th, 2001 the City of Saskatoon's Employment Equity Committee and the Saskatchewan Intercultural Association were pleased to welcome Reginald Newkirk to Saskatoon.Reginald gave two scheduled presentations at the Cosmo Civic Centre Lecture Theatre to over 300 City of Saskatoon employees and representatives from various community organizations.

Reginald is an author and consultant who uses humour combined with his life experiences to help his audience recognize and begin to understand the face of racism and its effects on our communities.Reginald was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, escaping gang life by joining the Air Force.His book, entitled RACIAL HEALING--The Institutes for the Healing of Racism shares many of his personal experiences with the racial healing process.He now resides in Lumsden, Saskatchewan and Continues to be among Canada's top human rights and race relations experts.He is a skilled trainer and group facilitator and has worked with all levels of government on native rights, labor relations and family violence prevention.


Circle of Courage Sharing Symposium - Guest Speakers

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Reggie Newkirk is an author and consultant who uses humour combined with his life experiences to help his audience recognize and begin to understand the face of racism and its effects on our communities.Reginald was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, escaping gang life by joining the Air Force.His book, entitled RACIAL HEALING--The Institutes forthe Healing of Racism shares many of his personal experiences with the racialhealing process.He now resides in Lumsden, Saskatchewan and Continues tobe among Canada's top human rights and race relations experts.He is a skilledtrainer and group facilitator and has worked with all levels of government on native rights, labor relations and family violence prevention.


TESL Ontario: Conference: Plenary Speaker

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SPEAKER: Reginald Newkirk

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Reginald NewkirkLike many of our students, Mr. Newkirk chose Canada as his home, moved to Alberta from the United States in 1968 and became a citizen three years later.After graduation from the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, with a degree in history and philosophy, Mr. Newkirk embarked on a career devoted to the protection of human rights.For fifteen years he served extensively in this field with the federal, provincial and territorial Human Rights Commissions.He worked in the areas of Native rights, as executive director of the Yukon Human Rights Commission, labour relations, as the Assistant Director of the Human Rights Branch of the Ministry of Labour in British Columbia, as Western Regional Director of the Canadian Human Rights Commission in Vancouver and family violence prevention, as the Executive Director of the B.C. Institute on Family Violence.Furthermore, Mr. Newkirk has helped develop policies related to promoting racial harmony with the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission.
Currently, Mr. Newkirk runs his own consulting company, Parity Consulting, in Lumsden, Saskatchewan where one of his chief activities is the spearheading of the very successful Healing Racism workshops with colleague, journalist and educator Nathan Rutstein.
...
After 4 years developing the processes of the Institute, Mr. Newkirk and Mr. Rutstein co-authored a guide to this process "Racial Healing: The Institutes for the Healing of Racism".
...
Mr. Newkirk is a skilled trainer and group facilitator and he is considered to be among Canada's top human rights and race relation experts.Because of his ability to handle challenging issues with sensitivity, care and humour, Mr. Newkirk is sought after as a public and motivational speaker by many different organizations, businesses and groups.
Bridges to the Future"Values and Integrity in Organizations: On Creating a High Performance Non-Profit/ Civil Society Organization"ByReginald Newkirk


TESL Ontario: Conference: Plenary Speaker

www.teslontario.ca [cached]

SPEAKER: Reginald Newkirk

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Reginald NewkirkLike many of our students, Mr. Newkirk chose Canada as his home, moved to Alberta from the United States in 1968 and became a citizen three years later.After graduation from the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, with a degree in history and philosophy, Mr. Newkirk embarked on a career devoted to the protection of human rights.For fifteen years he served extensively in this field with the federal, provincial and territorial Human Rights Commissions.He worked in the areas of Native rights, as executive director of the Yukon Human Rights Commission, labour relations, as the Assistant Director of the Human Rights Branch of the Ministry of Labour in British Columbia, as Western Regional Director of the Canadian Human Rights Commission in Vancouver and family violence prevention, as the Executive Director of the B.C. Institute on Family Violence.Furthermore, Mr. Newkirk has helped develop policies related to promoting racial harmony with the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission.
Currently, Mr. Newkirk runs his own consulting company, Parity Consulting, in Lumsden, Saskatchewan where one of his chief activities is the spearheading of the very successful Healing Racism workshops with colleague, journalist and educator Nathan Rutstein.
...
After 4 years developing the processes of the Institute, Mr. Newkirk and Mr. Rutstein co-authored a guide to this process "Racial Healing: The Institutes for the Healing of Racism".
...
Mr. Newkirk is a skilled trainer and group facilitator and he is considered to be among Canada's top human rights and race relation experts.Because of his ability to handle challenging issues with sensitivity, care and humour, Mr. Newkirk is sought after as a public and motivational speaker by many different organizations, businesses and groups.
Bridges to the Future"Values and Integrity in Organizations: On Creating a High Performance Non-Profit/ Civil Society Organization"ByReginald Newkirk

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