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  •  George Brown College  

    Department of Athletics and Recreation

    MISSION STATEMENT  

    "Our mission is to provide the highest quality sports and recreation programs and services to enhance learning, personal development, and campus life for the college community. 

    We are committed to providing accessibility and variety in our programs and services, with a focus on meeting the diverse needs and interests of students of George Brown College. 

    VALUES  

    In addition to supporting the College values, we believe that:  

    "Participation in campus life, sport and recreation, at all levels, enhances student learning and personal development and is integral to success and a healthy lifestyle."  

    STRATEGIC GOALS  

    Over the next three years, we are committed to achieving the following high-level strategic goals:  

    1. PROMOTION  

    To increase awareness of programs and achieve a higher profile resulting in increased participation 

    2. COMMUNICATION/RELATIONSHIPS  

    To build positive relationships and foster networking opportunities both internally and externally to the department 

    3. DIVERSITY AND EQUALITY  

    To deliver programs that reflect the student population and encourage participation and involvement within George Brown's diverse community.  

    4. POSITIONING  

    To position the Athletics and Recreation department to demonstratively support and align with the College's strategic direction, in order to enhance student satisfaction and success.  

    5. FUNDING AND FINANCES  

    To explore alternative funding sources to meet the needs of students, including corporate, internal and external, and supported by data that identifies gaps and needs.  

    6. INNOVATION  

    To foster creativity and innovation in the development and delivery of programs and services.  

    7. FACILITIES  

    To optimize the use of campus physical activity facilities and strive to access new or alternatives in order to meet the sport and recreation needs of the College community. 

    Varsity Vision 

    Guided by the George Brown College Athletics Mission Statement and informed by our Varsity Core Values, the Varsity Vision furthers our goal to "…provide the highest quality sports and recreation programs and services to enhance learning, personal development, and campus life for the college community.” The Varsity Vision will provide direction, purpose and desired outcomes for our George Brown College Varsity Sport Stakeholders. 

    Campus Recreation Mission Statement  

    To contribute to the physical, and social well-being of the college community by facilitating a positive, sportsmanlike and competitive experience through proficiently organized leagues, tournaments and one-day events in a variety of sports