Dorsa Derakhshani to Speak on "Power of Preparation" in August 27th Girls Club Class

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IM Dorsa Derakhshani

IM Dorsa Derakshani will speak to our ZOOM girls club on August 27th at 6 PM EDT about the "Power of Preparation." 

Dorsa wrote an article about her journey from Iran to becoming a US player in the New York Times and she has also given a TED talk. She is now a student at SLU and you can learn even more about her on the award-winning Ladies Knight podcast.

Sign up for Dorsa's class using this Google Form. 

The classes are free but please check if you have an active US Chess membership. 

We also have a special workshop on Friday August 28th at 12 EDT that will introduce US chess to Kenya chess girls. Find out more here and sign up here. 

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