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Wine education proves popular in the Okanagan

Two years ago, Fine Vintage Ltd. launched its Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET®) wine school in the Okanagan Valley, offering internationally recognized qualifications in wine, in partnership with the University of British Columbia. Since then, WSET® courses have been taken by over 200 people, including a number of prominent winemakers, general managers, sales and […]

Dyer warning leads next UBC Okanagan Distinguished Speaker Series

"The world is in deep trouble," warns Gwynne Dyer, citing a growing potential for widespread famine and armed conflict driven by climate change. A noted historian, journalist and international affairs expert, Dyer will visit Kelowna on September 12 for a free public lecture opening this year's UBC Okanagan Distinguished Speaker Series. His presentation, After Iraq, will […]