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


Vol. 06 No. 27, May 24, 1974


Over 950 sign SG [Student Government] petition: Students protest fee hike; Police visit FTU; University presidents asked to resign; FTU student nearly drowns; Florida legislators seek to toughen drug laws; FTU grad manages local abortion clinic to meet demand (with photo); Two students open predelinquent home (with photo); Brown says President needs his dining room: Pres dining room questioned; Police visit FTU campus (with photos); Financial aid revised; Campus dating service forms; Power of suggestion explained, basis of Kreskin performance (with photo); SG allocates funds for new machines; Vets lobby 'defeated;' Recent changes in education noted by sociology prof; Open university studied; Bill protects dorm residents; Sports: Athletic 'awards' cap 1974 year; FTU's own Nets' fan cheers ABA champs (with photo of Julius Erving).

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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