Fourth Annual WKU Open Chess Tournament Set for This Weekend
By Dan Modlin

A Chess Grandmaster from Russia will deliver a lecture on “The Correlations between the Thinking Processes of Chess and Science” as part of this year’s WKU Open Chess Tournament. Valdimir Malakhov will speak Friday April 20th, at 6pm in Gary Ransdell Hall.

The chess tournament includes adult as well as scholastic competition, with the first-place overall winner in the high school section receiving a full tuition and fees scholarship to WKU.

Event organizer Sam Hunt spoke with WKU Public Radio.

Click here to listen to the interview.

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