Saturday, March 15, 2008
Tech chess champ honored for Women's History Month
World chess champion and Texas Tech employee Susan Polgar was honored during a Women's History Month celebration hosted by New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson Jr.
Polgar, director of Texas Tech's Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence and coach of the Knight Raiders chess team, was one of six distinguished honorees at the event, also hosted by the Women's City Club of New York and the New York League of Women's Voters.
Source: Avalanche Journal