For the first time since 2008, Texas Tech will play host to the Big 12 Chief Diversity Officers chapter for a quarterly meeting.

On Wednesday, January 13, brass from the Big 12 Chief Diversity Officers chapter, Texas Tech President Duane Nellis and various other lofty representatives will discuss recent major campus events across the country.

Photo: Gabriel Madrid

In addition to current events, the esteemed panel will examine the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education’s (NADOHE) recently released Standards of Professional Practice for Chief Diversity Officers.

The NADOHE works to lead higher education in to achieving excellence through institutional transformation.

These quarterly meetings provide a platform for multiple universities to delve in to diversity issues, share resources and brainstorm the development of inclusive universities.

Deliberations will begin on Wednesday and conclude the following day at Texas Tech University.