About the School of HAHP
At the School of Health and Human Performance, our interprofessional learning environment encourages you to build your critical-thinking skills while exploring how leisure and recreational activities enhance and impact our lives. You could learn about injury prevention and athletic performance, or the benefits of leisure activities in different groups such as cancer survivors and home-based workers. Find out more.
HAHP in Dal News
Dawn Shepherd (BA’02) uses her love of aerial acrobatics to inform her work with youth-at-risk.
G2 Athletes of the Week (week ending Nov. 23)
Rachel Shin (swimmingl) and Jarred Reid (basketball) are Dal's G2 Athletes of the Week.
Tigers Weekend Recap (Nov. 21‑23)
Catch up on all the latest Tigers action with our weekend recap.
A community co‑op term: Mentorship program connects students with local non‑profits
Catherine Giffen is one of six students who was able to spend her most recent co-op term with a local non-profit through Management Career Services' C3 Mentoring Program.
Young basketball squad wins three straight
The men's basketball team is off to a great start winning three of its first four AUS games this season.
Faculty & Research
Our professors aren't only dedicated to student education, they're also active researchers. From the physiology of exercise, HIV/AIDS prevention, and gender-based analysis of health policies to Aboriginal health issues, professors in HAHP are investigating cuttng-edge topics in health and recreation research - all with the goal of making society a better place to live. Find out how you can contribute.