Aliya Kuykendall

Aliya is a World Journalism Institute graduate.

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Chess helps Ferguson students cope with lingering trauma

by Aliya Kuykendall
Posted 5/28/16, 09:00 am

Nick Ragone, a marketing professional from St. Louis, Mo., is an active chess player. So is his 11-year-old son, Frankie, who plays in an after-school club. One day, Frankie looked up at his father quizzically and asked: “Hey, do all the schools around here have after-school chess?”

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