Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Ford, Judi; Gambrell, C. B. Jr.


Vol. 01 No. 15, February 21, 1969


Taus wins charity basketball marathon; Miss America visits FTU (with Judi Ford's photo); Tutoring planned; WFTU to poll dorms; Few restaurants to be near FTU; Legislators reading the FuTUre (photo); Baker takes Daytona 500; Editorial: Frats frown on constitution; The 'Fantasticks' opens at Studio Theatre '68; On Movies: 'Belle deJour' is a challenge; FTU exhibit to be at [Central Florida] Fair; Blood bank established; Portable, the Prophet: Prophet expounds literary genius; Cherokee 140 airplane at FTU; Teacher Profile: Gambrell receives honors.

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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