DLIFLC News

DLI Foundation and Alumni Association hold homecoming

DLI Foundation and Alumni Association hold homecoming

Nearly 40 Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center alumni, from the four branches of the services, attended a homecoming event at the Presidio of Monterey Nov. 18 ... 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
Indiana Guardsman serves as link between Americans, Afghans

Indiana Guardsman serves as link between Americans, Afghans

As an interpreter, Stringer has had many opportunities to use his language skills and form strong connections with Afghans, and ... Read More
Student Senate holds inaugural meeting

Student Senate holds inaugural meeting

The DLIFLC’s first ever Student Senate, with 16 students - two service members from each schoolhouse - met for their ... Read More
Language Training Detachment receives SOCOM award

Language Training Detachment receives SOCOM award

DLIFLC’s Hurlburt Field Language Training Detachment was presented with the Special Operation Command’s Command Language Program of the Year award ... Read More
Family, friends join graduates for in-person ceremony

Family, friends join graduates for in-person ceremony

For the first time in nearly 18 months, family and friends were able to celebrate with their DLIFLC student in ... Read More
New assistant commandant joins DLIFLC

New assistant commandant joins DLIFLC

Air Force Col. Jennifer Saraceno accepted responsibility as the assistant commandant of DLIFLC in a change of command ceremony held ... Read More
DLIFLC commandant relinquishes command

DLIFLC commandant relinquishes command

Col. Gary M. Hausman relinquished command of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center to Col. James A. Kievit in ... Read More
New foreign area officers gather for training, networking event

New foreign area officers gather for training, networking event

More than 200 newly minted foreign area officers and their spouses descended on the Weckerling Center for the semi-annual joint ... Read More
Revamped Air Force FAO program gets a boost at DLIFLC

Revamped Air Force FAO program gets a boost at DLIFLC

“All of us volunteered to serve,” said Pravecek, “and now we ask for volunteers to help build a new AFSC ... Read More
Military institutes host ‘Belt and Road’ training event

Military institutes host ‘Belt and Road’ training event

The Maxwell Air Force Base Language Training Detachment at Air University is hosting a ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ training event ... Read More