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English educator

Glen Alton Newkirk was American English educator. Board directors University London, 1984. Member Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, Western Literature Association.

Background

Newkirk, Glen Alton was born on August 23, 1931 in Strawn, Kansas, United States. Son of Brice Lehr and Lena L. (Schellenger) Newkirk.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Emporia (Kansas) State University, 1953;Master of Arts, Emporia (Kansas) State University, 1956;Doctor of Philosophy, U. Denver, 1966.

Career

Instructor Emporia State University, 1955-1956, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1957-1958, Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, 1959—1960. Director publicity Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, 1961-1962. Part-time instructor University Denver, 1962-1964.

Professor University Nebraska, Omaha, 1964—1997. Emeritus professor English, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Contemporary Issues, 1971.

Membership

Board directors University London, 1984. Member Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, Western Literature Association.

Connections

Married Peggy Pauline Myrick, March 24, 1957. Children: David Glen, Heather Colleen, Rebecca Erin.

father:
Brice Lehr Newkirk

mother:
Lena L. (Schellenger) Newkirk

spouse:
Peggy Pauline Myrick

children:
David Glen Newkirk

Heather Colleen Newkirk

Rebecca Erin Newkirk