In the News: Forbes Top Colleges, Robson to Chess World Cup

Aug. 4, 2015

Around Webster:

Recent media coverage of Webster University includes:

Webster Among Forbes’ “America’s Top Colleges”

Forbes’ “America’s Top Colleges” rankings were released Friday and Webster University was listed at #578. View the full rankings here.

This is the sixth consecutive year that Webster has been ranked by Forbes.

Grandmaster Robson in St. Louis Public Radio News

Webster University chess team member Ray Robson was mentioned in a story about the top contenders for this year’s World Cup Chess Championship in an article at St. Louis Public Radio, "On Chess: 2015 World Cup of Chess has huge field, with strong American players." 

The 2015 World Cup will be held Sept. 10-Oct. 4 in Baku, Azerbaijan, one of the few events ever held with more than 100 grandmasters participating.

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