Central Florida Future, Future, student newspapers, 1969-1970 (Vol. 2)


Vol. 02 No. 25, May 15, 1970


Orlando's own astronaut [John W. Young] to be graduation speaker; Jones says job vacant, faces ballot problem; Alumni Association to form at Tech; Susan Penn is crowned Tech's first Miss FTU (with photo); FuTUre Editorials: Pollution is winner; No limit on frosh class; Olga Rodriguez is a winner [of the Miss Florida Collegiate Civitan competition]; Peaceful dissent okay, Cramer says; Will 'get it happening', Norton and Barnes pledge (with photo); Santry's platform for SG [Student Government] President (with photo); Flag waver has job suspended; 'Old-fashioned' girl to reign as Spring Queen (2 full-page photos of candidates); Sweet sound of good music [mezzo-soprano Virginia Sayre]; Student Government candidates (with photos); FTU Sports: Aid planned for needy athletes; FTU parents unite.

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

12 pages


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


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