Ceremony to be held Dec. 9

Tracy Fullerton, director of Electronic Arts Game Innovation Lab, has been tapped as holder of the EA Endowed Faculty Chair at a formal ceremony at 6 p.m. on Dec 9 at USC’s Robert Zemeckis Center for Digital Arts.

The keynote address will be given by EA CEO John Riccitiello focusing on the future of the game industry.

Fullerton also holds an associate professor position at USC and has had her hands in numerous other game design projects that include penning the game design text book “Game Design Workshop.”

The EA endowed chair was created following a multi-million dollar donation by EA to USC’s School of Cinematic Arts in 2004 that also led to the development of the Electronic Arts Interactive Entertainment Program.

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