Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1981-1982(Vol. 14); Coleman, Dan; Tubbs, LeVester; Belle, Robert L.; Maxwell, Ian; Rotter, Sean


Vol. 14 No. 10, October 9, 1981


UCF dropout rate above national average; University bookstores corner the market Students find few places to buy books; Too many students, too few books; UCF run benefits threshold; The FuTUre would like to change its name (with photo of FuTUre News Offices' sign at UCF). About Face! (with photos of ROTC cadets in action at UCF); New Senate sworn in; Future Opinion: Sadat lived boldly, died tragically; Diggers unearth Oswald, bury U.S. court system's reputation; Future Letters: In response to Sen. Rotter; Campus food in poor taste; Class time listed incorrectly; Commuter students 'left out'; Victim of computer error; More on magazine mergers.

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



University of Central Florida, Orlando, Fla.

Document Type


Number of Pages

20 pages


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


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