Proud because an entire University faced the biggest challenge of our time.
Proud because, collectively, we rose to the occasion.
Proud because you sacrificed selflessly to help conquer the unknown.
Proud because we came together in new and innovative ways.
Proud because we persevered despite the obstacles in front of us.
Proud because we grew stronger.
Proud because we continued to serve our community, Kentucky and the world.
Proud to call you a member of the Big Blue Nation.
2020 was hard on all of us. You showed us courage and grace.
2021 is filled with promise, new opportunity and hope.
We can’t wait to welcome you back on campus next semester.
We’ll still be proud.
Happy New Year and Go Cats!