Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1972-1973 (Vol. 5); Smith, Harry W


Vol. 05 No. 20, March 9, 1973


F.T.U.??? Name change waits action by regents; Kathy quickly corners graduation Cum Laude (with photo); BOR requests new name ideas; FuTUre Editorials: Technological misnomer: 'A time to cast away;' Fac sen votes on calendar bill; The lady is a hitchhiker; Universities to form information center; Smith gets promotion (with photo); Students plan Soviet tour; FuTure Entertainment: Choirs to sing; 'Kid' cut from old mold; Herbie Mann's jazz flute captivates FTU audience (with photo); FTU prepared if fires strike; Name changeover may cost $40,000 (with photo); Fashion on the move (Two full pages of photos); Games in education class (photos); Future Sports News: Baseball squad now 6-1 overall: Knights nipped by JU 7-5 (with photo); TKE, FS&S win soccer (with photo); Whatever happened to the good ole names?

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

16 pages


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


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