Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1981-1982(Vol. 14); Colbourn, Trevor H.; Ellis, Leslie L.; Kersten, Robert D.; Chandler, George; Perez, Tico; Gray, John; Blount, James; Thompson, Anthony; Wicks, Beverly; Trefonas, Louis M. (Louis Marco), 1931-


Vol. 14 No. 04, August 28, 1981


Semester change, more applications delay financial aid (with photo of long lines at the financial aid office); UCF joins semester calendar; Future Update: Florida's state presidents are getting seven percent salary increases; New program replaces Environmental Studies; UCF begins semester as early as possible; Administrators planning PhD in engineering; Black sororities forming on campus; Expressway discount program renewed; UCF in step with trend toward older students; PSC gives largest grant to UCF study; Future STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: Governor appoints UCF student to BOR (with photo of James Blount); Music inspires poetry of contest winner; After 13 years, persistence earns her a degree (with photo of Beverly Wicks); Campus construction continues (with photo of construction on the computer center); Scientist to head UCF research (with photo of Dr. Louis Trefonas); Future OPINION: Professors should be trained for academic advising.

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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20 pages


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


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