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

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Current Executive (2017-18)

Position Name Sport


Adam Spragg
Jenna Silverberg

Men's Volleyball
Women's Track & Field

Vice President - Finance

Claire Yurkovich

Women's Swimming

Vice-Presidents - Varsity Relations

Lisa Sullivan
Stephanie Dyck
Ryan Harnett

Women's Soccer
Women's Soccer
Men's Basketball

Vice Presidents - Community Outreach

Emma Ciprick
Tanner Williams

Women's Volleyball
Men's Hockey

Vice Presidents - Marketing

Meike DuMont
Maya Reynolds

Women's Volleyball
Women's Track & Field

Special Tigers

Dan Maguire
Annie Douglas
Victoria Haworth

Men's Cross Country
Women's Swimming
Women's Volleyball


Sarah Williams

Womne's Swimming

Student Mental Health Initiative

Jenna Silverberg

Women's Track & Field



















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.


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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