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Torchbearer Plaza

Since 1968, the Torchbearer—UT’s official symbol—has borne silent witness to the university’s Volunteer Creed: “One that beareth a torch shadoweth oneself to give light to others.” It greets visitors at the entrance to Circle Park.

Torchbearer Plaza

Place Type

On Campus, Outdoor

Upcoming Events

Rocky Top Rally (Pre-parade Celebration)

Join the Center for Student Engagement for a pre-parade celebration full of novelties, free food, and other activities right beside the Torchbearer! Rocky...

11/3 2pm

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Torchbearer Plaza

Torchbearer Plaza posted a photo 9/7/2018