Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1976-1977 (Vol. 9)


Vol. 09 No. 30, May 6, 1977


Education classes show high percentage of A's; BOR appoints selection committee; DuBose wins U. S. Jaycees award; FTU 'highly in favor of equal opportunity': Task Force sets goals for minority hiring; [CAMPUS] FTU crime rate drops 60 percent; ASME builds baja for national contest (with photo); Guidelines for federal program set by HUD: Rebates offered for use of solar heating; Major bills in legislature to affect SUS; PIPE bill okayed by House committee; [COMMENT] Student funding needs increase; Health Center service not always available; Resort tax would fund public facilities; Plant Day offers students ordinary, exotic plants (with photo); [SIGHTS and SOUNDS] Cousteau's career illustrated by diver (with photo); Upcoming spring concert features Orleans, Rotagilla (with photos); Garfunkel highlights 'Careless' (with photo); Education & Gymnasium (full page of photos).

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

24 pages


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


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