Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Geisler, Sue


Vol. 01 No. 23, May 9, 1969


Speak-Out Symposium labeled 'huge success' (with photo); Foreign students visit Fla. Tech; Top washington reporter to visit Florida Tech (with Drew Pearson's photo); Tech students to pick mascot; FTU Music Dept. to give concert; Traffic rules to be enforced; Guest Editorial (by Bill Nestor, Governor of Hum. and Soc. Sci.); Etcetera seizes presents medium; Message from Millican [regarding coffee hour with students]; Student Government "On the Move" [Column, by Walt Komanski, Student Government President]; [The library] West side balcony open; Letters to the Editor: SA fraternity comments on news writing; Fire season now underway; 'Tech loses friend': Mrs. Blanche Spear (with photo); West side balcony open; Komanski says jump, Tech stands still; XA member to work for Disney; Concert program; Eight educators promoted at FTU (with photos); Communication channel presented; Summer class schedule (covers 4 full pages); Geisler captures 'Queen' title (full page with photos); Master program coming to Tech [Business Administration]; Sports column: Golf Tourney set at club; Books due May 29; Allied Health Sciences offered; Strip Tease story basis of 'Minsky's'.

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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