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May 2022

What is bishop mate in chess?

As the name suggests, bishop's mate is an extremely basic way to lose a game of chess, one that requires real effort from both players to succeed. With him, the game is over in just two moves— but white has to make two pretty terrible…

Checkmate in the boxing ring

Inside a crowded room - big enough to place a 20x20ft boxing ring hugging the side walls at one corner and another similar space filled with participants, coaches, parents, referees and announcers - He was a chess player who maneuvered to…

Checkmate – SNJ Today

For Kameliia Sharuda, a Rowan College of South Jersey (RCSJ) major who graduated Friday, May 13 with a 4.0 GPA, finishing strong has always been important. The 2021 US Open Women's Chess Champion knows very well the similarities between…