USC Games launches fund to support Black and Indigenous students

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Speaking with GamesIndustry.biz this week, USC Interactive Media & Games’ Professor Jim Huntley explains how the school’s Gerald A. Lawson Endowment Fund — established in partnership with Take-Two Interactive — came about.

“It was during the racial justice protests that rocked the nation, and really the world, last year,” Huntley recalls. “I experienced and marched in some of those protests, and was really blown away by the amount of diversity I saw in the crowd. It kind of triggered me to really start buckling down and figure out, ‘Is there something we can do in our neck of the

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