Washington Post: Even Rivals Expect Webster to Win

A front-page feature in the Washington Post profiles Webster University's chess team and one of its opponents in the 2013 Final Four of Collegiate Chess.

An excerpt of the article:

...as Provost Julian Schuster put it, “to incorporate chess as a didactic tool in the academic mission of the university.” It's not about winning, he added, so much as celebrating an intellectual activity that brings brilliant, diverse students to campus.

“But we prefer winning to other options,” he said.

Read the full feature in the Washington Post here.