"One Day in the Life in Turkey" NSLI-Y Virtual Event

NSLI-Y students discussed life in Turkey is like, from language learning abroad, to host family and school life, to food and shared their multimedia with a large virtual audience.

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NSLI-Y Korea Students Fall 2014 Wrap-up

Students have been settling in during a busy first semester with Korean traditional ceremonies, excursions exploring the natural side of Korea and more.

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NSLI-Y Taiwan Students Fall 2014 Wrap-up

The students' first semester comes to a end after several months filled with activities such as a visit to a local high school, a virtual event with the U.S., and a journey into Taiwan's indigenous culture.

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NSLI-Y Interactive!

Check out the new NSLI-Y Interactive website, showcasing language learning and cross-cultural experiences of National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) program participants.

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NSLI-Y Korea Students Celebrate Chuseok and Volunteer for UN International Day of Peace

Students kicked off an exciting academic year abroad with language classes and school life, cultural celebrations and volunteer activities.

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NSLI-Y Taiwan Students Visit American Institute, Sanfong Temple and Street Market

Students reflect on potential career opportunities and experience Taiwanese culture firsthand on their visit to a local temple and market.

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NSLI-Y Applications Open for Submission

Please join us and encourage high school students (ages 15 to 18) to apply for a chance to experience a new language and culture through the NSLI-Y scholarship program. Applications are now open for 2015-2016 NSLI-Y programs!

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NSLI-Y Students Spend a Day in Kindergarten

Over winter break, instead of attending their Korean high schools, NSLI-Y students explored the art of storytelling. After learning traditional folktales and lots of practice, they took a trip back to Kindergarten to perform for an audience!

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NSLI-Y Application Deadline Approaching

Please join us and encourage high school students (ages 15 to 18) to apply for a chance to experience a new language and culture through the NSLI-Y scholarship program. Applications are now open for 2014-2015 NSLI-Y programs!

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Students Delve into Taiwanese Culture at Fo Guang Shan Temple

NSLI-Y students in Taiwan spend a weekend amongst monks at Fo Guang Shan Temple. During their trip, the students learn about Buddhism, practice calligraphy, and tour the beautiful temple.

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