Tom Ross, Terry Sanford Distinguished Fellow at Duke University and president emeritus of the UNC System, will discuss restoring trust in the basic structures and functions of democracy on Thursday, Dec. 1, at Duke.The talk, "Divided We Fall: Restoring Trust in Our Democracy," is a Terry Sanford Distinguished Lecture. It will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Fleishman Commons at Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy, and will be followed by a reception. Ross will be introduced by Duke President Richard Brodhead. The lecture is free and open to the public. Event parking is available in the public policy lot.