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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 26, 2015) — University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has this special message to the UK family on the first day of the 2015-16 academic year:
Dear Colleagues and Students,
Over the last month, our faculty, staff and students have been returning to campus to begin their work for the 2015-16 academic year. As campus grows more vibrant with each passing day, I’m reminded of the transformative experience this place offers to those we serve.
We are fostering a true sense of community at UK, and we share a deep commitment to serving others through outstanding higher education, pioneering research and creative scholarship, impactful service, and sophisticated health care.
As a we begin a new semester, please enjoy the thoughtful words of your colleagues and their dedication to this special place.
Welcome home, Wildcats.
The UK Video Team would like to thank the following UK faculty, staff, students and alumni who “starred” in this special video:
Marisa Aull Fitzgerald
Frank X Walker
Provost Tim Tracy
Harold "Tree" Sandford
Carol M. “Bill” Gatton
President Eli Capilouto