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DLIELC Change-0f-Command

Change of Command  - photo taken by Robbin Cresswell

Change of Command - photo taken by Robbin Cresswell

Dec 9 2011 -- Col. Eric Axelbank, 37th Training Wing commander, left, passes the organizational guidon to Col. James A. Garrett, new Defense Language Institute English Language Center commandant, Nov. 29 in the DLIELC auditorium. Garrett directs a DLIELC program that provides on-campus English language training to military and civilian leaders from more than 110 countries annually. The new commandant also oversees English language training at an average of 30 overseas nonresident locations around the world. As the Gateway to America for all its international students, DLIELC also provides a comprehensive American cultural immersion experience through a program of trips, excursions and community interactive projects. (cutline posted from Lackland Tailspinner (Dec 9, 2011))