Entire Levantine class aces final exam

Entire Levantine class aces final exam

By Tammy Cario Modern Standard Arabic, considered written standard for language across the Middle East, could be compared to the Queen’s English. When the students at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center learn Arabic, they begin with MSA and then go...
DLIFLC gains new assistant commandant

DLIFLC gains new assistant commandant

By Tammy Cario Cols. Ricky Mills (left), Stephanie Kelley and Wiley Barnes stand at attention in a change of command ceremony held at the Presidio of Monterey June 24, 2019. (Official DoD photo by Leo Carrillo) Air Force Col. Stephanie R. Kelley accepted...
Students awarded in Russian essay contest

Students awarded in Russian essay contest

By Tammy Cario Winners for the 2019 National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest proudly show their awards with their teachers after a ceremony held at the Fort Ord Department of Defense Center in Seaside, California to honor their achievements. It was in early...
Presidio honors fallen comrades for Memorial Day

Presidio honors fallen comrades for Memorial Day

By Tammy Cario On a day set aside for the nation to recognize those fallen in the line of duty, the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center honored two service members who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country in a ceremony held May 23, 2019, on...