Dr. Dre And Jimmy Iovine Announce College Program At USC

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By: / June 3, 2013

After donating a cool $70 million to USC, Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have announced that they have established their own undergrad program at the school.

The ‘Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation’ is said to “focus on invention and conceptual thinking, drawing on the talents and influences of leaders from across industries to empower the next generation of disruptive inventors and professional thought leaders across a multitude of global industries.”

“The vision and generosity of Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young will profoundly influence the way all of us perceive and experience artistic media. USC provides an extraordinarily rich academic, research and artistic environment. We are committed to encouraging our students to use their intellectual and creative resources to effect change in all segments of society. Our goal is to ensure that the academy is the most collaborative educational program in the world.”—USC President C. L. Max Nikias

More information can be at here.