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Executive Director UN Women, Dr. Michelle Bachelet and FIDE Vice President, Beatriz Marinello
08 May
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United Nations for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (U.N. Women) Meets with World Chess Federation (FIDE) to Discuss Partnership

Press Release May 7, 2012 – www.fide.com The U.N. Women Executive Director, Dr. Michelle Bachelet and FIDE Vice President, Beatriz Marinello met to discuss a partnership between both organizations. Meaningful dialect with global organizations such as U.N. Women serve as ...

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chesspieceking
25 Apr
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2012 Scholar-Chessplayer Award Recipients Announced

April 25, 2012 Official Press Release The U.S. Chess Trust Contact: info@uschesstrust.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The winners of the 2012 Scholar Chess Player Awards were announced at the National High School Championships (Minneapolis, MN) by Sunil Weeramantry, Scholastic VP for ...

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Marcel Dzama ©
09 Mar
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Marcel Dzama: The End Game March 9, 2012 – August 12, 2012

New Spring 2012 Exhibit Opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame in Saint Louis “Marcel Dzama: The End Game features the artist’s film, A Game of Chess, alongside related drawings, paintings, sculptures, and dioramas. Dzama’s work draws from a ...

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Bobby Fischer by  Harry Benson ©
09 Mar
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Bobby Fischer: Icon Among Icons, Photographs by Harry Benson CBE (March 9, 2012 – August 12, 2012)

New Spring 2012 Exhibit Opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame in Saint Louis “World-renowned photographer Harry Benson was the only person to have private access to Bobby Fischer during the entire 1972 World Chess Championship match in Reykjavík, ...

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Nakamura Tata Steel Chess
22 Feb
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“Nakamura seeks third U.S. Championship title in St. Louis”

For more information, please contact: Mike Wilmering Communications Specialist Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis mwilmering@saintlouischessclub.org 314.361.2437 For Immediate Release Nakamura seeks third U.S. Championship title in St. Louis Fields set for 2012 U.S. Championship and U.S. Women’s ...

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GM Humpy Koneru, Photo Courtesy WWCC 2012
31 Dec
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In Conversation with GM Humpy Koneru by Beatriz Marinello

Photos Courtesy of the WWCC Official Website  In Conversation with GM Humpy Koneru by Beatriz Marinello The 2011 FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship Match between the current World Champion GM Hou Yifan of China and her challenger, GM Koneru Humpy ...

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UT Dallas "A" team (left to right): GM Valentin Yotov, GM Julio Sadorra, TD Guadalupe in background, GM Cristian Chirila, IM Salvijus Bercys, IM Conrad Holt & IM Milos Pavlovic
30 Dec
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UT Dallas Repeats Win at Pan American Intercollegiate Championship!

Congratulations to UT Dallas! This year the Pan American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship, held in Fort Worth, Texas, was co-hosted by UT Dallas and the Dallas Chess Club with sponsorship from the USCF. Twenty-eight college teams participated. The ‘Pan Am’ is ...

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KoltanowskiConferenceChessEducation
14 Dec
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The Second Koltanowski International Conference on Chess and Education

The U.S. Chess Trust is a proud sponsor of the Second Koltanowski International Conference on Chess and Education By Myron Lieberman, Secretary, US Chess Trust with help from Secretary’s Assistant Rachel Lieberman THE EVENT The Second Koltanowski International Conference on ...

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Awonder Liang, Photo Andrea Rosen
26 Nov
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Americans Shine at the 2011 World Youth Championship

The U.S. Chess Trust Continues Support of the World Youth Chess Championship with $10,000 Contribution to the U.S. Chess Federation in support of U.S. Players participating in the event. The US Chess Trust committed $10,000 to help offset the cost ...

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USCT President Jim Eade and Al Lawrence
17 Nov
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2011 U.S. Chess Trust Annual Letter

2011 U.S. Chess Trust Annual Letter Dear Chess Supporter: We need your help to continue our many worthwhile programs. Our scholarships and programs are supported by charitable donations and the Trust does not receive any grants nor government funding. The ...

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