Phi Beta Delta will host Chinese, Hindu language and culture sessions

· · Phi Beta Delta will host Chinese, Hindu language and culture sessions

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s chapter of Phi Beta Delta, the honor society for international scholars, will host a Chinese and Hindu language and culture lecture series in February.  The series will offer insights into the Chinese and Hindu greetings, language and culture.  Lecturers will be Dr. Weiwen Liao, assistant professor in NSU’s School of Business, and Neeru Deep, instructor in the Department of Psychology.


Anyone interested in these topics is welcome to participate with questions and discussion.  Classes will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 4 and Feb. 11 in the Natchitoches Room of Russell Hall. Organizers hope the class will expand participants’ knowledge and understanding of Chinese and Hindu culture and encourage interest in international study.


The registration fee is $10 per hour for NSU, LSMSA and BPCC@NSU students and $25 per hour for all other participants.  Proceeds will support scholarships for NSU students participating in international studies.


To register online visit Registration is also available at the door.


For more information, contact Dr. Marcia Hardy at (318) 229-6807 or



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Leah Jackson is Northwestern State University's Director of Public Information and Media Relations. She is a 1994 and 2011 graduate of NSU and has been on staff since 2004.