Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1980-1981(Vol. 13); Shaw, Dick; Fleming, Jeff; Marchena, Marcos; Meade, Don; Tighe, Don; Evan, David; Lotz, Steve


Vol. 13 No. 08, October 17, 1980


Elections over: SG senators seated; Homecoming concert to feature "Ambrosia"; SAGA working to improve cooking, eating conditions; Future NEWSFRONTS: 12-year vet Dick Shaw retires; Ladies' tennis gets professional coach; Program ups black retention; Type your way out of emergencies (with photo Library Typing Room); Shortened degrees offered to freshmen; Fleming named as advisor; Shortened degrees offered to freshmen; Reagan gets backing from political group; Controversy continues over abortion issue; Placement center offers job "CHOICES"; ROTC jumpers take part in LEAPFEST (with photos); Store clerks hidden but essential to UCF; VCC advisor removed amid problems; Advisor takes reins of Future (with photo of Future advisor Ron Smith); Future SIGHTS & SOUNDS: Theatre to ride the waves at WUCF-FM; Photo of Steve Lotz, UCF art professor; The Oviedo Inn: home-away-from-home cooking; Unbeaten UCF soccer string hits seven (with photo); Future Sports: Black players feel issue is dead; Savannah shines as Knights dumped, 44-0; Future OPINION: Concert should be big and in Orlando; Future LETTERS: Parking, sprinklers don't bother him; Band worries student; Disgruntled colonel.

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

16 pages


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


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