Central Florida Future, Future, student newspapers, 1968-1969 (Vol. 1)


Vol. 01 No. 16, February 28, 1969


Pres qualifications are offered [Student Government offices up for election, with Walt Komanski's photo]; Campaign rules set at election meeting; King named to FTU post [George J. King, Jr. appointed as Executive Assistant to the President, with photo]; Student lounge opening soon; Circle K collects $100; Physics Club hears [Dr. Werner] von Braun; [General Classroom] Building to be ready by fall (with photo); Editorial: Komanski, Schmidt, backed by FuTUre editors; Letters to the Editor: Food discussed; Spring fling scheduled; Lingual lab needed; On Movies: 'Lion' emotional; Portable, the Prophet: 'Have I stayed too long at the fair?' Surfing safari to be held [The Surf Club]; Teacher Profile: Former Garden Editor at FTU [Roland A. Browne, with photo].

Collection Description

Semi-weekly student newspaper of the University of Central Florida (UCF). It started in 1968 upon the opening of Florida Technological University (FTU), UCF's predecessor. Initially it was called "FuTUre" and published weekly. The words "Central Florida" were added around the time the school changed to UCF. It is available in microfilm (1968-1986, library call number LD1772.F9 A1438), online (September 2001-current, at and in University Archives (1968-current).

Publication Date



Florida Technological University, Orlando, Fla.

Document Type


Number of Pages

4 pages


Mass Communication | Organizational Communication | Publishing | Social Influence and Political Communication


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Central Florida Future, Vol. 01 No. 16, February 28, 1969



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