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Gloria J. Chang

Journalist. Writer. Broadcaster.

Vancouver, Canada

Gloria J. Chang

The world is a place for exploration, pleasure, and of course, stewardship.

Culture. Society. Science & Technology. Wine.

www.gloriachang.com

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Portland, a City Tasting Tour

Whatever the quadrant you find yourself in, Portland is for food and drink lovers at all hours of the day: here is a guide of the city's best food and venues.
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A Toast to Summer: 5 Must-Visit Wineries in British Columbia

A culinary road trip through British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley: here are five wineries where you can also savour bites – sustainable, seasonal, or artisanal.
FineDiningLovers.com Link to Story
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7 Foods and Drinks you’ll Want to try When Visiting Canada

From birch syrup to sustainable seafood and infused teas, here is a list of delicacies you can't miss and where to taste them Vancouver, Montreal or Calgary.
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The C-Word

It isn't just celebrities who are too posh to push. In B.C., more women are choosing the C-section.
Vancouver Magazine Link to Story
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How French Became the Talk of the Town

Is French Immersion private education on public funds?
Vancouver Magazine Link to Story
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In a Single Breath

The Sea Women achieve amazing physical feats as they harvest the delicacies off the ocean floor.
Reader's Digest Link to Story
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Speaking Flowers

An intimate portrait unravels the legacy of the Korean gisaeng, the Flower That Understands Words.
CBC Radio: Ideas Link to Story
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In Search of Buddha

A journey to a Buddhist temple leads to an age-old koan: Does a dog have Buddha nature? Start: 38:30
CBC Radio: Tapestry Link to Story
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Was there ever life on Mars?

A new era of Mars exploration. (An oldie but a goodie)
discovery.ca Link to Story
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Sip, sip away on an Okanagan wine tour

The best thing about leaving the driving to someone else is...
The Georgia Straight Link to Story
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Where to find the best smoothies in Vancouver

Best Smoothies in the City
The Georgia Straight Link to Story
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Here's how to match wine to Korean food

15 months of wine and food pairing experimentation...
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About

Gloria J. Chang

Gloria is a Canadian journalist, writer, and broadcaster based in Vancouver, Canada.

She has written, produced, hosted and directed for Canada’s most prominent broadcasters and widest distributed publishers. Her stories have been broadcast on CTV News, CBC French Television, Discovery Channel Canada, and CBC Radio IDEAS and Tapestry. They have appeared in Reader’s Digest, Vancouver Magazine, GEIST magazine, Vancouver Sun Travel, Westjet Magazine (formerly Up!), The Georgia Straight, and finedininglovers.com. She was a columnist for cbc.ca Analysis & Viewpoint and The Richmond Review.

Gloria was part of the team that launched exn.ca, Discovery Channel Canada Online (now discovery.ca), one of the world's first editorial websites, and Transcontinental Media's online presence of its women's magazines: Elle Canada, Canadian Living, Homemaker's, and Style at Home.

She has taught creative writing and journalism at Langara College Dept. of Creative & Applied Arts and is a recipient of the Jack Webster Foundation Research Fellowship.

Multimedia storytelling, narrative non-fiction, and radio documentaries are her fortes. Her two areas of specialized knowledge: science & technology, and wine.

Gloria has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Theory from McGill University and a Master of Arts in Journalism from the University of Western Ontario. She is WSET (Wine & Spirits Education Trust) Advanced Certified and is currently completing her WSET Diploma. She is a recipient of the Legacy Award in Wine from Les Dames d'Escoffier International.

Gloria speaks English, French, and conversational Korean. She was born in Seoul, South Korea and grew up in Vancouver, Canada.

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gloriachang.com

Skills

  • Journalism
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Teaching
  • Public Engagement
  • Broadcasting
  • Documentaries
  • Storytelling
  • Facilitation
  • Research
  • Content Strategy
  • Strategic Plans
  • Business Communications
  • Strategic Communications
  • Marketing Communications