New ombuds sees conflict as “way to grow”

New ombuds sees conflict as “way to grow”

Jennifer Champney says she is naturally one of those people that everyone talks to. “I have a sign written in indelible ink on my forehead that says, ‘I care, please talk to me.’ It apparently glows and sends out bat signals,” she says with a laugh. Champney, who goes...
Maj. Gen. Tony Hale joins in on holiday cheer

Maj. Gen. Tony Hale joins in on holiday cheer

On the last day of classes before Holiday Block Leave, Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center students were already in vacation mode, with plenty of holiday cheer, song, dance and good food to go around. Maj. Gen. Tony Hale, the commanding general of the...
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 four new members and simultaneously marking 80 years since the inception of the Institute. The selectees for 2021 are: retired Air Force...