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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Apply Now for 2014-2015 NSLI-Y Programs

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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NSLIY India Summer Program Updates

NSLIY India students volunteer, develop their language skills and explore the city of Pune during their summer language immersion program.

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NSLIY Morocco Summer Program Updates

Arabic language students in Morocco under the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLIY) program explore the Sahara Desert during a weekend excursion.

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NSLIY China Summer Program Updates

Students in the NSLIY China program learn about Chinese culture through a visit to the museum and rural China and community service. During their trip, the students and iEARN-China bond together as they celebrated the birthday of five students.

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Students Explore the Scenic Towns of Hualien and Taitung in Eastern Taiwan

NSLI-Y Taiwan students spend a week hiking through the beautiful Taroko National Park and learning about aboriginal culture in the coastal city of Taitung.

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NSLI-Y Korea Students Volunteer at a North Korean Defectors Shelter

Students participating in the NSLI-Y South Korea program spend their winter break tutoring and mentoring youth at the North Korea Defectors Shelter.

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NSLI-Y Korea Students Show off their Language Skills and Share their Reflections

Students on the NSLI-Y program in South Korea share reflections on gaining a greater understanding of other languages and cultures through photo-essays and videos.

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