Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Bledsoe, Robert L.


Vol. 01 No. 19, April 11, 1969


FTU downs Harvard [FTU debate team is victorious over Harvard, with photo]; John Roberts company awarded ring contract; Students visit space congress; Fund campaign planned for scholarship money; [Congressman] Lou Frey addresses seminar (with photo); Profs study reaction to Eisenhower death; Photo Editorial: Fire caused an estimated six million damage to building; Letters to the Editor: Eberhardt voices opinion on parking lot problems; UPFD thanks FTU police; Campus Security hard to locate; Portable, the Prophet: The great hunt pushes on; English society painted by 'Light brigade;' FTU's construction pushes on [Special page on FTU construction comparing architect's drawings to actual construction]; Parents' Day planned [by Village Center]; Fideles, Tyes hold spring rush activities; Jaycees offer membership; VC [Village Center] to sponsor Spring Queen contest; Village Center lacks funds for completion; WRA hears talk on beauty aids; Food Committee welcomes new members; Broadcast Club needs records; Freshman class projects planned; Skadowski Vs. Machine (Skadowski won, with photos); Fall registration survey; Teacher Profile: Professor Bledsoe.

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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