Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1977-1978 (Vol. 10); Jakubisin, Ron; Nield, Ron; Omara, Mark; Payas, Armando; Blount, Jim; Scanlon, Mike


Vol. 10 No. 27, April 14, 1978


Recognition name of game for candidates; Union meets with VC opposition; Poll reveals FTU name should be changed to UFO; NewsFronts: Being alone in foreign land no picnic for internationals; Future Campus: FTU's Better Business Bureau opens to serve students with gripes (with photo of Julie Long); Senate passes night meeting resolution despite White veto; Abortion clinic owner claims service is necessary (with photo); Future Comment: Students will have tough decision to make at polls; Debate team ready for nationals: Butler; Summer study in Europe may answer summer woes; The Candidates: 1978 SG officer elections (with photos); Future Sights and Sounds: Activist raises the roof at FTU; Zevon album brings out the wolf in him; Ribaric: overlooked, but truly appreciated (with photo); Future Sports: Moon balks at umpires' calls; Knights capture women's four (with photo); Engineer's canoe is concrete proof of pride (with photo).

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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