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Power Breakfast with Astros Beat Writer Chandler Rome

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 20 Tammuz 5779

7:30 AM - 9:00 AMFeld Hall

Save the date and make plans to join us for this power breakfast featuring a conversation with Houston Astros beat writer Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle. The presentation will begin at 8:00 a.m., promptly after breakfast at 7:30 a.m.

Emanu El Program Director Jason Plotkin will have a conversation with Rome that will focus on the life of a journalist covering a Major League Baseball team during a 162-game schedule and dive into info about Houston's beloved baseball club. An opportunity to ask questions from the audience will follow.

Rome has been the Astros' beat writer since 2018 and joined the Chronicle's sports team after covering Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide football team. Previous stops included a stint at during the Astros' 2015 season, serving as the McNeese State beat writer for the Lake Charles American-Press and covering LSU for the Baton Rouge Advocate.

An LSU graduate, Rome worked for the student paper, The Daily Reveille, as a sports writer and eventually the sports editor.

This event is open to the public and the cost of breakfast is $10.  

For additional information, contact Jason Plotkin at or 713.535.6414.


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