Wake County

Tom Ross to speak on future of higher education

UNC system president Tom Ross will speak on the future of higher education Tuesday at the City Club Raleigh National Public Affairs Forum.

The event, which is open to the public, is sponsored by The News & Observer and Capital Broadcasting Co. Meet and greet is at 11:30 a.m., with the event starting at noon at City Club Raleigh, on the 28th floor of the Wells Fargo Capitol Center downtown.

Ticket price for nonmembers is $45. For information, call City Club Raleigh at 919-834-8829.