Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Jackson, Leland


Vol. 01 No. 22, May 2, 1969


Variety show highlights Parent's Day program (photoed was Mrs. Charles N. Millican presenting a corsage to one of the models in the fashion show held in the library lobby); Theatre Tent erected for Florida Tech's Motha; Dorms to get color sets; Strike ends, workers return [to Tech campus]; SG releases 1969 budget; Health Service to show drug films; Von Hilsheimer to speak at FTU (with photo); Freshman slate symposium; Editorial: FuTUre explains S.G. progress; Letters to the Editor: 'North Forty' sport monument; Portable, the Prophet: Prophet says Ciao [Column cancelled after this issue]; Financial aid funds get budget cutback; Sports column: Taus leads cup race; 'Ice Station Zebra' leaves critic cold; FTU Theatre is tent-ative (full page, with photos); Tech degree hours explained; FTU marrieds to from club; Teacher Profile: Jackson is history head.

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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