Call for Volunteers: Readers for National Day of Remembrance Roll Call

UT will be participating in the National Day of Remembrance Roll Call event again this year. It will be from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Veterans Day, November 11, in Circle Park.

Librarian Ingrid Ruffin will be our emcee this year and President Emeritus Joe Johnson will speak at 1:45 p.m. The UT choral group reVOLution also will perform the national anthem at 10:00 a.m. and will perform again at 1:40 p.m.

The campus will observe a nationwide moment of silence at 2:00 p.m. followed by the playing of Taps by Corporal Jordan Henderson, USMC.

Volunteers are needed to help read the names of fallen soldiers from all conflicts since 9/11. Sign up to read a portion of the names. If the block of time when you prefer is taken, please sign up as an alternate reader.