Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1979-1980 (Vol. 12); Omara, Mark; Payas, Armando; O'Hara, John; Rollins, Jack B.; Tanzi, Lawrence A.; Broughton, Anne; Blount, James; Fickett, Al; Colbourn, Trevor H.; Hartman, Susan


Vol. 12 No. 06, September 28, 1979


SG pursuing folder resolve; Photos of UCF's first ever football game against St. Leo College (with photos); Change in sight for reduced expressway tolls; Future UCF Newsfronts: Out-of-state dean chosen for Extended Studies; Photo of students waiting in lines outside the campus bookstore; Run for Kid's Day to benefit program for special children; UCF workshops to explore careers of women in science; Future Campus: Social Sciences begin central advising; New computer system aids career decisions; UCF HIRES HELICOPTER TO STUDY PARKING PROBLEM; Future Bulletin Board: Computer student scholarship open; Financial Aid offers Calkins Scholarship; Rosie 0'Grady's hosts UCF football pep rally; Courses to prepare for engineering exam; FTU grads may apply for new UCF diplomas; Student med society to hold first meeting; Dinner will honor UCF football coach; Bicycle safety is a problem on campus; UCF's student VP is upward bound (with photo of James Blount); Photos of UCF Future staff at different stages of preparing the newspaper for publication; Future Comment: Space crunch Officials need to reassess UCF's growth; Entrance signs changed; Future Comment: Space crunch Officials need to reassess UCF's growth; Future Letters: President should keep commitments; Registrar's office efficiency helps graduate; 1979-80 brings changes to UCF (letter by Trevor Colbourn to students with accompanying photo of the UCF President); Many decisions go into newspaper publication; SG official welcomes new, returning students; New assistant Dean of Women "loves" her job (with photo of Anne Broughton); Strangers dislike answering ringing outdoor pay phones; National student loan bill would cut default rate; Poet Susan Hartman receives fellowship grant (with photo of Susan Hartman); Future Sports: Gridirons win first ever game (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).

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University of Central Florida, Orlando, Fla.

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28 pages


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


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