The Department of Foreign Languages becomes the sixth department of the School of Academic Studies. The inauguration ceremony is hosted by Superintendent Jiang, 10:00 AM. at new department office (B302). All major supervisors attend the ritual, including Executive Officer Capt. Wang, Director of Political Warfare Capt. Su, Director of General Affairs Capt. Xueh, Director of Teaching Affairs Capt. Wu, Director of Student Affairs Capt. Zeng, Cadet Brigade Commandant Capt. Zhao, Director of Accounting and Statistics Office Comdr. Li, Dean of School of Academic Studies, Professor Yen, Director of Center of General Education Comdr. Chen, Deputy of GE Center Associate Professor Wang, and the entire staff of the department. The faculty of the department includes seven full-time instructors, chairperson Dr. Adèle Y.D. Sun, Dr. Hsiu-Ling Hsu, Dr. Lan-Fen Huang, Dr. Tzu-Ching Yeh, Dr. Chin-Ting Liu, Comdr. Mei-Ling Liu and Hsia Kang, and TA Sgt. Yi-Hong Tsai. There is a warm tea party organized by General Education Center after Superintendent's opening remarks.