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Varsity Council


To promote our varsity athletics, healthy living, and social engagement throughout the Dalhousie campus and HRM community.


We strive to enhance the experience for everyone who visits Dalhousie University by developing a culture of community and pride surrounding varsity athletics. Dalhousie Varsity Council is committed to promoting our varsity programs as well as the outstanding achievements of varsity athletes as they contribute to school, sport and society.

Core Values:

Athletic and Academic Excellence
Community Involvement
Campus Engagement
Healthy Lifestyles
Teamwork and Fair Play

- For more information on the Dalhousie varsity council email us!

Current Executive (2018-19)

Position Name Sport
President Jenna Silverberg Women's Track & Field
Vice President Annika Rose Women's Hockey
Vice President - Finance Claire Yurkovich Women's Swimming
Vice-Presidents - Varsity Relations Lisa Sullivan
Stephanie Dyck
Angus MacIntosh
Women's Soccer
Women's Soccer
Men's Cross Country/T&F
Vice Presidents - Community Outreach Meike DuMont
Haley Glazebrook
Women's Volleyball
Women's Soccer
Vice Presidents - Marketing Danika Phillips
Ben Grondin
Maya Reynolds
Women's Hockey
Men's Soccer
Women's Track & Field
Secretary Sarah Williams Women's Swimming
Special Tigers Dan Maguire
Annie Douglas
Victoria Haworth
Men's Cross Country/T&F
Women's Swimming
Women's Volleyball
Dal LEAD Paige Jamieson Women's Soccer



The Special Tigers Sports Program
The Special Tigers Sports program runs fun events where youth with intellectual disabilities partner with varsity athletes from Dalhousie University to share their love for sport. Created in 2012 by psychology student Rebecca Haworth, the program is run by the Dalhousie Varsity Council with support from the Dalhousie athletic department and Special Olympics Nova Scotia.

2018-19 events
September 23, 2018 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm
October 14, 2018 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm
October 28, 2018 - Pool Dalplex Pool TBA
November 25, 2018 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm
January 13, 2019 Dalplex Pool TBA
February 3, 2019 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm
March 3, 2019 Dalplex Pool TBA
March 24, 2019 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm
April 7, 2019 Dalplex Fieldhouse 1-3pm


The Special Tigers Sports Program has been featured by a number of media outlets

The Dalhousie Gazette
The Dal News
CTV's Live at Five
The Weekly News

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