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Tuesday, May 26, 2020


Creating online classes that engage

Lucia Artacho shares what she and her team have learned to keep their students engaged, motivated, and healthy while maintaining the shelter-in-place restrictions.



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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

From Myanmar to Monterey; CLD gets new director

“We want to make it easier for people to take initiative for their own professional development. If people want to learn and grow in their career, and if they want to contribute in greater ways to DLI, that should be encouraged,” she said. 


Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Linguist at the Berlin Wall: Henry Klaput’s podcast story

After graduation in 1960, Henry was stationed in Berlin. He wasn’t sure he would get the chance to use his language much as a first sergeant. It wasn’t until the Soviets put up the Berlin Wall in 1961 that Henry was called on to be a translator.


Friday, June 28, 2019

Air Force steps up recruiting linguists

“The Air Force linguist corps has some unique challenges,” said Trefflich, chief military language instructor at the Korean schoolhouse, and an Air Force linguist recruiter liaison.


Tuesday, June 25, 2019

DLIFLC gains new assistant commandant

Air Force Col. Stephanie R. Kelley accepted responsibility as the assistant commandant of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center.


Wednesday, June 12, 2019

DLI and NCS sign agreement

DLIFLC leadership signed a memorandum of understanding with NCS, enabling service members to apply NCS completed coursework toward an Associate of Arts degree in Foreign Language.


Friday, May 31, 2019

Students awarded in Russian essay contest

The students are tested on their listening, reading and speaking abilities. “In our program, we have classes like interpreting, translation and history. No writing classes.”