If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
In this video, a U.S. Army civilian employee discusses religion and Islam in the Central Asian States.
In this video, a U.S. Army National Guard major provides advice on working in the Central Asian States.
In this video, a U.S. Army civilian employee discusses the ethnic landscape of Turkmenistan.
In this video, a former U.S. Army first sergeant describes the landscape of Turkmenistan.
In this video, a former U.S. Army first sergeant discusses infrastructure in Turkmenistan.
The new year is often a time to think about taking on new hobbies and fitness goals. One fun way is to find inspiration from some unique sports popular around the world like wrestling, Australian rules football, kabaddi, and, yes, wife-carrying.
The UN has proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Here, we discuss what that means, and what you can do to contribute to the celebration and education of Indigenous languages and culture.
Read about Christmas traditions like St. Nicholas Day, Krampusnacht, and Three Kings Day.
Jacob Kortum describes his experience with the Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency (CULP) program in Vietnam and how it will help his development as a future Army Lieutenant.