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What makes a successful interpreter?

What does it take to become a successful interpreter? Find out what is expected of those in the profession.
U.S. Army 1st Lt. Eduardo Santiago, detachment commander for the 266th Ordinance Company, a Reserve unit out of Puerto Rico, speaks with Polish scouts about his unit’s mission in support of Atlantic Resolve at Camp Watra near Osieczow, Poland.

Soldiers stationed in Poland share experiences with local scouts

U.S. Army Soldiers from the Alaska National Guard, as well as Army Reserve Soldiers from Puerto Rico and Missouri, spent a recent July afternoon engaging with Polish scouts at Camp Watra near Osieczów, Poland.
A close of shot of multiple African traditional fabrics in a shop in Ghana, West Africa.

Telling the story of COVID-19 through African wax prints

In Ghana, African wax print fabric is telling the story of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more about the way fabric plays a role in culture across the continent.
Patricia Fontanet speaks to a class about flood preparedness while working with the Peace Corps in La Trinidad, Philippines.

From Army Corps to Peace Corps and back

Read about how an Army Corps of Engineers water resources planner took a chance on a seven-month Peace Corps mission to the Philippines.
Banner image for the virtual 2020 AFCLC AU LREC Symposium. Image is of a car sideview mirror, with the road and trees in the background blurring.

5th Annual AFCLC AU LREC Symposium to go Virtual

This year's annual AU LREC Symposium, hosted by the Air Force Culture and Language Center (AFCLC), is slated to go virtual on October 14-16.
A woman with pink hair, wearing a pink hoodie and light blue headphones, is sitting on the floor with her back to a chair and a laptop on her lap. She is holding a notepad and is writing on it.

Universities find virtual ways to offer study abroad

From video cooking classes to guest lecturers, universities are looking at new ways to bring cultural exchanges to students.
The flags of Poland and the United States flying next to each other.

Joint Base Charleston benefits from Military Personnel Exchange Program

Read about the Military Personnel Exchange Program's impact on both the Polish officer who is serving at Joint Base Charleston, and on the U.S. airmen who have had the chance to work with him.
The title of the podcast Pindrop

Pindrop: A Travel Podcast About Ideas

One new podcast is sharing stories about ideas, and the places where those ideas develop and grow.
Cover image of the book Save Your Ammo by Louise Rasmussen and Winston Sieck

Thirteen Tips for Working with Allies and Partners: A How-To Guide

Maj. George Fust discusses Louise Rasmussen and Winston Sieck's new book, Save Your Ammo.
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