Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1973-1974 (Vol. 6)


Special Edition


2,500-seat gym included: Education complex due next; 7,000 now study on modern campus (with photo); Meeting place for many (the library, photo); 'Who and where' FTU directory; Novices face school juries; Housing plentiful; Computer ready to play; 150,000 -- and growing (the library collection, photo); Disney World tops nearby attractions; Station airs drama; Complex broadcasting (photo); Camera on FTU campus: 7,000 studying at FTU; President graduation surprise... (photos); Postgrad degree in math area; Class stresses 'sensitivity;' Female impact up; Tours see prison life; Theatre provides new pace (with photos); knight teams now winners (with photos).

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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