Congratulations on this momentous occasion. All of you worked hard to reach this point, overcoming the rigors of your courses and the anxiety of the COVID-19 pandemic. We celebrate not just your accomplishments — though they are many — but also your fortitude in succeeding in an academic year fraught with new and unexpected challenges. Do not take this achievement lightly. Celebrate it even as you prepare for the next step in your academic and career journey. On behalf of everyone at Cayuga Community College, I wish you the best in all future endeavors.