DLIFLC News

Presidio holds Memorial Day Ceremony

Presidio holds Memorial Day Ceremony

DLIFLC held a Memorial Day ceremony at the Presidio of Monterey in person for the first time in two years, with all four branches of the military and the Coast Guard present on Soldier Field May 26 ... Read More
Presidio holds Memorial Day Ceremony

Presidio holds Memorial Day Ceremony

DLIFLC held a Memorial Day ceremony at the Presidio of Monterey in person for the first time in two years, ... Read More
Language Day 2022 a success

Language Day 2022 a success

After a two year-hiatus the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center held Language Day, a traditional celebration of language and ... Read More
Military Language Instructors receive badges, awards

Military Language Instructors receive badges, awards

For the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center cadre and leadership were ... Read More
DLIFLC awards first BA degrees

DLIFLC awards first BA degrees

For the first time in the history of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, two graduates were awarded baccalaureate ... Read More
From the Historian: Choirs of the early language schools

From the Historian: Choirs of the early language schools

By Cameron Binkley, Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Command Historian PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif.  – During World War II, ... Read More
Airman receives joint medal for saving civilian’s life

Airman receives joint medal for saving civilian’s life

Airman 1st Class Tanner Cope was awarded a Joint Service Achievement Medal Feb. 2, 2022, during a ceremony held at ... Read More
New ombuds sees conflict as “way to grow”

New ombuds sees conflict as “way to grow”

Most people view conflict as a bad thing, Anne Champney, DLIFLC's new ombuds says. But she sees it another way ... Read More
Maj. Gen. Tony Hale joins in on holiday cheer

Maj. Gen. Tony Hale joins in on holiday cheer

Maj. Gen. Tony Hale, the commanding general of the Army Intelligence Center of Excellence at Fort Huachuca, Arizona, stopped by DLI to ... Read More
Linguists assist in life-changing mission in support of Operation Allies Welcome

Linguists assist in life-changing mission in support of Operation Allies Welcome

As rescue operations grew to epic proportions on the ground in the capital Kabul, it became clear that linguists and ... Read More
Presidio of Monterey BOSS serves community at Veterans Day parade

Presidio of Monterey BOSS serves community at Veterans Day parade

By Winifred Brown, U.S. Army Garrison, Presidio of Monterey PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. – The 25 members of the Presidio ... Read More
Four new members inducted into the Hall of Fame

Four new members inducted into the Hall of Fame

By Natela Cutter The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center held a Hall of Fame induction ceremony Nov. 5, welcoming ... Read More
Presidio and DLIFLC celebrate Veterans Day

Presidio and DLIFLC celebrate Veterans Day

By Airman 1st Class Tanner Cope MONTEREY, Calif. – The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center held a Veterans Day ... Read More
Two intelligence Soldiers win Best Warrior Competitions

Two intelligence Soldiers win Best Warrior Competitions

By Tammy Cario This year, the two recipients of the Soldier of the Year and non-commissioned officer of the Year ... Read More
Learning language by doing with pottery

Learning language by doing with pottery

By Tammy Cario Pottery might not be the first thing you think of when someone says Persian Farsi, but for ... Read More
Indonesian language graduate shines during exercise

Indonesian language graduate shines during exercise

“Approximately one month before moving to Schofield Barracks (from DLIFLC), I received a call from my chief stating that I ... Read More
Afghan interpreters speak their way through relationship building

Afghan interpreters speak their way through relationship building

Fulfilling a once-in-a lifetime mission, current linguists and alumni from the DOD language school in Monterey, California, are helping Afghans ... Read More