Washington ‘Chess Game’ Creates Opportunities for CUs: NAFCU’s Hunt

Washington ‘Chess Game’ Creates Opportunities for CUs: NAFCU’s Hunt

Opponents in a game of chess. For NAFCU’s Carrie Hunt, this year in Washington is a “chess game” that presents opportunities for credit unions on the legislative and regulatory fronts. “It’s always a chess game,” Hunt, NAFCU’s EVP of government affairs and general counsel, said. NAFCU released its priorities this week, with a goal to […]

In the News: Flewellen on NBC, Chess champs, Gaspar NATS award

In the News: Flewellen on NBC, Chess champs, Gaspar NATS award

Jan. 3, 2019 Recent news media coverage featuring Webster University community members includes: Flewellen in NBC News Piece on Diversity, ‘Witnessing Whiteness’ Flewellen in the NBC News piece Vincent C. Flewellen, chief diversity officer, was quoted multiple times on camera in a national NBC News story about “Witnessing Whiteness” programs, which create spaces for white […]

2019 PRO Chess League: Official Information

2019 PRO Chess League: Official Information

The PRO Chess League is an international online rapid chess league featuring 32 teams from around the world competing for $50,000 in prize money and the title of 2019 PRO Chess League champion. This season features stars like world champion Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Wesley So, Anish Giri and […]

Johnson gets World Chess Federation post

Johnson gets World Chess Federation post

TT Chess Association president Sonja Johnson PRESIDENT of the TT Chess Association (TTCA) Sonja Johnson has been appointed secretary of the Planning and Development Commission of the World Chess Federation, FIDE. This newly formed commission, an initiative of the recently elected FIDE president Arkady Dvorkovich, will focus on the sustainable development of FIDE […]

Young chess phenom Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia inches closer to Singapore chess title

Young chess phenom Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia inches closer to Singapore chess title

  Young chess phenom Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia inches closer to Singapore chess title By Marlon BernardinoPhilBoxing.comSun, 30 Dec 2018 Singapore–Young chess phenom Jasper Concepcion Faeldonia made short work of 8th seed Zeen Hunn Lim (1381) of Singapore in the seventh and penultimate round to move closer to Singapore chess title on Sunday in the 35th […]

Kazakh female players hit top 10 at World Rapid Chess Championship

Kazakh female players hit top 10 at World Rapid Chess Championship

29 December 2018 21:38 38 ST. PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s Zhansaya Abdumalik and Dinara Saduakassova proved to be among the top 10 best female chess players at the World Rapid Chess Championship that took place in St. Petersburg, SPORTINFORM reports. Zhansaya Abdumalik scored 8.5 of 12 points possible, and, as a result, came in 6th […]