BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2483@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20100627T000000Z DTEND:20100627T000000Z DESCRIPTION:The first Military Intelligence Service Language School was est ablished in the months before the attack on Pearl Harbor to teach the Japa nese language at the Presidio of San Francisco. Today\, Japanese is only o ne of the 24 languages taught at the Defense Language Institute Foreign La nguages Center at the Presidio of Monterey.\n\nAs the nature of warfare ha s changed since the 1940s\, how has military language instruction changed? What has changed in the ways intelligence is gathered?&nbsp\;<strong>Just in</strong>&nbsp\;and<strong>Ashley Girardi</strong>&nbsp\;&ndash\; specia lists in Mandarin Chinese and Arabic\, respectively\, and graduates of the Defense Language Institute &ndash\; will join a panel of former military linguists\, some of whom are featured in the&nbsp\;<strong><em>Winning the Peace</em></strong>&nbsp\;exhibit. Together they will discuss these and o ther questions at a thought-provoking event at the Japanese American Servi ce Committee.&nbsp\;\n<strong>Sunday\, June 27\, 2010\, 4 p.m.\nJapanese A merican Service Committee\n4427 N. Clark Street\, Chicago\n</strong>\n<str ong>Free admission</strong>\nLight refreshments will be served\n\n<em>For further information on this event or on&nbsp\;<strong></strong></em><em>Wi nning the Peace</em><em></em>\,&nbsp\;\ne-mail&nbsp\;<a href="mailto:legac y@jasc-chicago.org" target="_blank">Karen</a>&nbsp\;or call 773.275.0097\, ext. 222. SUMMARY:Military Language Training: Then and Now A Panel Discussion Featur ing Current and Former US Army Linguists URL:/en/events/2010/06/27/military-language-training-then-and-now-a-panel/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR