Winter Carnival Council

Join the planning council for the Dartmouth Winter Carnival. We are seeking students to serve on the Winter Carnival Council as both members and chairs.

About the Council

We are seeking students to serve on the Winter Carnival Council as both members and chairs. The council plans and participates in all Winter Carnival events, which include the Opening Celebration, Polar Bear Swim, 99-Cent Ski Day, Human Dog Sled Races, Ice Sculpture Contest, and the T-Shirt and Poster Design Contest.

Council Members

Requirements

  • All council members must attend two (2) meetings in Fall Term (unless on an off-term).
  • Must attend weekly meetings starting in Winter Term until the Carnival in February.
  • Available to attend all Winter Carnival events.
  • Must be in good standing with the College.
  • Must be excited to plan Winter Carnival!

Application and Timeline

Complete the online application form by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, October 23.

Applicants will be notified of their selection status later that week. Initial planning meetings will be scheduled for late October/early November.

Council Chairs

Winter Carnival Council Chairs take on a major leadership role in the planning & execution of Winter Carnival.

Requirements

Chairs will be selected from within the Council during the Fall term. Chairs must meet the requirements of the general council as well as a few additional requirements listed below:

  • Council Chairs must be sophomores or above.
  • At least one Chair must be present at weekly administrative meetings, hosted in Collis on Thursdays at 3 p.m. in Winter term.
  • Must attend three (3) Chair meetings in Fall term.

Contact

If you have any questions, please email us or stop by our offices on the 3rd floor of Collis.