Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1978-1979 (Vol. 11); Colbourn, Trevor H.; Staton, Betty Anne; Bauer, Christian; Wyatt, Wyatt L.


Vol. 11 No. 14, December 8, 1978


It's official UCF gets approval (with photos); Future FTU Newsfronts: Inauguration: President to be sworn in Jan. 15; Jodi Reddick (with photo); Less library hours; Future Campus: Engineering senators may lose office; (with photos of Ron Jakubisin and Allan Ratliff; Academic VP race narrows search to 16 candidates; Dental chair here despite lack of funds; Not on market yet, Santa may leave robots in future; New Wyatt class explores 'killing time'; Future Comment: 'UCF' will help university to grow; Degree foremost on Miss Orlando's mind; Musical theater tour scheduled for spring; Future Sports: Lady Knights hosting event FTU seeks national crown; Torchy laments tough schedule ahead (with photo of Torchy); Cheerleaders have best seats but can't sit

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

20 pages


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


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