Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1979-1980 (Vol. 12); Colbourn, Trevor H.; Juge, Frank E., Jr.; Miller, Calvin C.; Harper, Harvey; Blount, James; Batchelor, Dick; Maynard, John; Jonas, Don; Barbour, Bernie; Reflection Pond; Administration Building;


Vol. 12 No. 01, June 29, 1979


Football picnic loss set at $2,160; photo of Assistant professor Marty Hudson of the physics department sits by the pond tutoring a "new student"-his 4-year old daughter, Christine; Dean, VP search starts; BOR OKs new master's programs; Future UCF Newsfronts: Instructor wins award for scientific paper; Future Campus VP Blount to get tough with senate; Shakespeare Institute hosts international faculty; University grants tuition waivers to 79 employees; Future Bulletin Board: Newman Club sponsors events; Spring Graduation 1979 (with photos of commencement in the Reflection Pond, Trevor Colbourn; Dick Batchelor); Officials post elevator schedule; Ambitious UCF student directing play (with photo of John Maynard); Future Comment: New programs may enrich UCF; Electronic gadgets gaining popularity; Future Sports: UCF football Jonas expects first year to be winner (with photo of Don Jonas and Bernie Barbour); Senate reaffirms support of dental aid program.

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).

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University of Central Florida, Orlando, Fla.

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Number of Pages

12 pages


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


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