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Follow the Knight

By Jen Mastafiak, Client Relations Manager at Connectricity LLC Matchmaking Have you ever wondered how the knight in chess relates to dating?  The knight, shaped like a horse, moves unconventionally on the board; it has special ways to advance. This concept is like successful dating in that the more a person thinks outside the box, …

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National Master Evan Rabin’s College Essay about Winning the U.S Chess Championship Team East

By National Master Evan Rabin This was my college essay that I wrote back in 2007, which helped me get accepted to Brandeis University:  When I see myself on the May 2007 cover of Chess Life magazine, I feel a sense of stunning accomplishment. After thousands of matches and countless hours of practice, my tenacity …

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