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


Vol. 01 No. 17, March 7, 1969


FTU ring designs shown on front page; Dr. Sarakatsannis to solo in Pops concert; Tau, Has Beens lead basketball; Feiffer to join FuTUre; Fideles second FTU sorority; O'Keefe addresses Sigma Delta chi; 1970 grants show increase; Bonfire to be held tonight [by Village Center]; Circle K gets charter (with photo); Editorial: Write to congressmen concerning student aid; Letters to the Editor: Critic slammed; Election results to be late in Future; Scott advocates FTU name change; Feiffer (Comic strip, by Jules Feiffer); Portable, the Prophet: Prophet kicked aside for view of protests; Students running for FTU's first SG [Student Government] offices listed [with photo]; Poster campaign goes on and on and on and on (with photos); On Movies: Critic likes movie; Teacher Profile: Gerber math professor at FTU; Fred Basset (Comic strip, by Alex Graham).

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

8 pages


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


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