Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1969-1970 (Vol. 2); McGratty, Elaine; Grasty, William


Vol. 02 No. 12, January 16, 1970


SG [Student Government] seeks top pop group $20,000 bash; Radio station starts broadcasting; Six mascots suggested; [Linda] Mettel is editor [John Gholdston will stay as a writer and layout and makeup director]; Three prints are lifted; Drug scene quiet, administrators say; Editorials: All suffer for art sake; Vincent is not dead; Letters to the Editor: Millican thanked; Space Mouse, Year [Mascot suggestion]! FTU financial aid in news; Slimy registrations; The exhibit that was, new views on prints; Students named to Lake [Claire] project; The Toad Unleashed: The toad is trampled; Mini-art display: Persian style; Tech TV lab gets donation; Is money the root of enrolling woe? Pups cause fuss for security; VC [Village Center] energy all kinetic; An 'Enemy of the People' is welcomed at FTU [Norbert St. Clair, with photo]; Millican chats about Vincent at the Student Affairs Coffee (photo); Foreign language not just Greek [Spanish to be taught by Dr. Anthony Cervone]; FTU Sports: Winter quarter tennis class (photo); Artist [Jerry] Uelsmann receives praise; 'Sex is last frontier,' says Packard in talk; Some chips off the old block; Dial-a-book system set for FTU library.

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

8 pages


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


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