Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1968-1969 (Vol. 1); Hernandez, David; Grasty W. K.; Omans, S. E.; Allen, William D.; Rollins, Jack R.


Vol. 01 No. 29, August 1, 1969


Hernandez made chairman of Tech Faculty Sente (with photos of Hernandez, David, Grasty W. K. and Omans, S. E); Gas, alcoholic studies at Tech; Added VC (Village Center) construction scheduled for fall, '69; Chris Schmidt elected President Pro Tem (photo); Regents fail to confirm tenure; Allen, Rollins appointed (with photos); Editorial: Well worth waiting for [campus landscaping]; Play opens on Aug. 11 [TFU stage production of "The absence of a cello"]; Courtesy of Winter Park: 'The unpark' is here; Kissel moderates T.V. production; Pearson stands behind column; New [student] handbook seeks approval; Bids coming on food plan; WFTU to begin testing Monday.

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

4 pages


Mass Communication | Organizational Communication | Publishing | Social Influence and Political Communication


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