Category Archives: News

Maurice Ashley and Harold Winston
19 Apr
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Kamsky, Ashley, Newest Hall of Fame Members

Kamsky, Ashley, Newest Hall of Fame Members By Harold J. Winston, Chess Trust Chairman On April 13, 2016, I had the honor of inducting GMs Gata Kamsky and Maurice Ashley into the U.S. Chess Hall of Fame at the opening ...

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Marshall Chess Club
30 Mar
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College Final Four Comes to the Marshall Club!

The Marshall Chess Club will host the Final Four of College Chess this weekend. Photo Credit: https://www.facebook.com/marshall.chessclub/ By Al Lawrence | March 30, 2016 This weekend, the historic Marshall Chess Club plays host to the national collegiate championship playoff, the ...

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Jim Eade, US Chess Trust President receives award.
19 Mar
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Eade Named University of Texas-Dallas Educator of the Year

Eade Named University of Texas-Dallas Educator of the Year Jim Eade, U.S. Chess Trust president and author of one of the best-selling chess books in history, Chess for Dummies, was honored as Chess Educator of the Year by the University ...

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Second ever Samford winner GM Max Dlugy, Lotis Key, 30th Samford fellow Wesley So, Renato Kabigting, and US Chess Trust Managing Director Al Lawrence, Photo Eric Rosen
07 Mar
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2016 Samford Fellowship Awarded to Grandmaster Wesley So

Photo:  Second ever Samford winner GM Max Dlugy, Lotis Key, 30th Samford fellow Wesley So, Renato Kabigting, and US Chess Trust Managing Director Al Lawrence, Photo Eric Rosen 2016 Samford Fellowship Awarded to Grandmaster Wesley So By John Donaldson The ...

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13 Dec
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Harold Dondis (1922-2015)

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Simone Liao
12 Apr
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2015 Scholar Chess Player Award Winners Announced

April 12, 2015 Official Press Release The U.S. Chess Trust Contact: info@uschesstrust.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2015 Scholar Chess Player Award Winners The U.S. Chess Trust is a proud sponsor of this program and would like to congratulate the winners for ...

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08 Apr
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Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies

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2014 Final Four College Chess, Ray Robson; Photo Copyright Dora Leticia
26 Mar
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The US Chess Trust Receives Generous Donations from Two Sigma and Booz Allen Hamilton

The US Chess Trust would like to to express appreciation for the generous donations received from Two Sigma and Booz Allen Hamilton in support of the Final Four of College Chess. The 2015 College Chess Final Four will take place Mar. ...

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Photo Credit / Michael Sears
20 Mar
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US Chess Trust Inspires Milwaukee County Supervisor Martin Weddle to Establish Summer Youth Chess Classes at County Parks

Supervisor Wants County Parks to Offer Youth Chess Classes By Don Behm of the Journal Sentinel From the Milwaukee, Wisconsin Journal Sentinel Milwaukee County Supervisor Martin Weddle, a former state chess champion, succeeded this week in his opening move to ...

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19 Mar
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2015 Samford Fellowship Awarded to Grandmasters Samuel Sevian and Kayden Troff

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