Category Archives: News

23 Jan
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2017 Samford Fellowship Awarded to Grandmaster Jeffery Xiong

The U.S. Chess Trust congratulates Grandmaster Jeffery Xiong for winning the 2017 Samford Fellowship! By John Donaldson The FRANK P. SAMFORD, JR. CHESS FELLOWSHIP, marking its thirty-first annual award, has selected Grandmaster Jeffery Xiong of Plano, Texas, as its 2017 Fellow. ...

04 Oct
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2017 Annual Samford Fellowship Announced

25 Sep
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US Chess Trust President Jim Eade Interviewed by ChessBase

US Chess Trust President Jim Eade Interviewed by ChessBase A chat with the author of Chess for Dummies by Alexey Root 9/24/2016 – Fide Master James (Jim) Eade has been a chess player, chess organizer, chess politician, and chess publisher. ...

20 Sep
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Samford Fellows Help Bring Home Olympiad Gold!

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

13 Dec
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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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