Dom Amore Jr.

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Adjunct Instructor of Journalism
Reporter, Hartford Courant
B.S., Southern Connecticut State University, Journalism
Office: Morrill Hall 202
E-mail: amored1@southernct.edu
Phone: (203) 392-5800

 

PUBLICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Dom Amore has 30 years experience in covering sports for newspapers in the state.  He is presently the UConn mens' basketball beat writer for the Hartford Courant. He has covered seven Super Bowls and seven world Series, and won  more than a dozen regional and national sportswriting awards during his career.  Mr. Amore has covered the Yankees, the Giants, the Hartford Whalers, as well as other sports news around the state and New York region. He was vice chairman of the New York Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America, earning a Baseball Hall-of-Fame vote in January 2006. In 2011 and 2012, he was named National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association, Connecticut Sportswriter of the Year.

SCSU COURSES TAUGHT

JRN 200 - Basics of Journalism
JRN 304 - Sports Reporting