Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1980-1981(Vol. 13); Smith, Barbara; McCray, Christopher; Jonas, Don; Fickett, Alan; Batchelor, Dick


Vol. 13 No. 06, October 3, 1980


Black football players boycott practice; Problems continue at WUCF-FM; Full parking lots plague drivers: SG working on parking answer (with photo of traffic on road); Future NEWSFRONTS: Village Center changes but keeps programs; Dental service cleaning up; Students continue search for rooms (with photo of dormitory); Paraphernalia saved from law for 10 days; Courts' injunction to keep enforcers away-for now; Graduates to take Fla. teaching exam; Shortage of teachers in mid-Florida area; Health food to be dished up at new student facility; Bookstore to be ready by Spring; Grading patterns vary for different colleges; FUTURE SPECIAL: The 1980 Fighting Knights (with photos); Veterans bring back talent to the knights; Full time reward for Jonas after first successful year (with photo of Head coach Don Jonas and special assistant to the President Dr. Alan Fickett on the practice field); Dick Batchelor to run for Threshold children; Future Opinion: Parking problems need quick solution; WUCF-FM Needs Student Management.

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

20 pages


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


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