The Obama administration is sending two of its education officials to Greensboro Monday talk about its efforts to make college more affordable.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter and John Wilson, the White House HBCU executive director, will participate in a college affordability forum at NC. A&T State University at 3 p.m.
According to the White House press office, their remarks are part “of a series of conversations that senior Administration officials are having with students, families, educators and local leaders across the country on the importance of keeping higher education affordable:”
They are also part of a long list of surrogates the administration has been sending to North Carolina – a key battleground state. First Lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to be the commencement speaker at A&T on May 12.