Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Combs, Homer C.; Dent, Eola; Walker, Lynn W.


Vol. 01 No. 21, April 24, 1969


'Instant Grass' scheduled [for dorm area]; O. C. C. (Orange County Commission) Planning Dept. to rezone campus area; Dr. Unkovic reviews book (with photo); Sharing plan discussed for computer service; Check presented to Millican [The Florida Citrus Open Officials presented $10,000 check to match federal funds for education loans]; R-TV students visit IBM Lab; Editorial: Are we doomed to be Citronauts forever? Letters to the Editor: FuTUre poorly distributed; 'Road trips' dubbed wrong; Street Naming Group selected; Grady named Adv. [Advertising] Manager; Business Frat. in organization; Portable, the Prophet: Automatic post offices expounded on by prophet; Teacher Profile: Mrs. Dr. Homer C. Combs; Mrs. Dent joins tech staff; Walker elected vice president; WTLN FM radio donates records; Which Blossom will be queen? [Full page of "Blossom Queen" candidates]; O'Keefe to have article published in 'Quarterly;' Rajchel elected Tyes president; On Movies: 'Closely watched trains' critic knocked stiff; Fideles hold dinner, tea; Combs gives book reviews; Parent's Day schedule set; Drug use talk given to males; Light discussed at FTU seminar; Jesse given M.V.P. award; Softball season begins here; FTU track meet set for May 10.

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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