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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 (2021-22)

Position Name Sport
President Keevan Veinot Men's Basketball
Co-President Adam Sellan Men's Basketball
Vice President - Finance Amelia Reid Women's Track & Field
Vice-President - Varsity Relations Myriam Arseneau Women's Volleyball
Vice President - Community Outreach Lauren Lowther Women's Cross Country
Vice President - Marketing vacant  
Secretary vacant  
Special Tigers Tori MacDonald
Hannah Trites
Women's Swimming
Women's Track & Field
Ronald McDonald House Jaydn Cowie
Kaitlyn Woodworth
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.

2021-22 events - TBD


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

For more information please contact us. And be sure to check us out on Facebook!