Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1982-1983(Vol. 15); Shirkey, Edwin


Vol. 15 No. 08, October 15, 1982


Accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative: Faculty senate favors pluses in grading system; Senate debates homecoming admission fee; SG [Student Government] revamps caucuses; The plight of the transfer student: Good planning can eliminate transfer headaches; Senatorial Candidates debate issues at luncheon (with photo); Greek Park opening awaits fraternity commitment; Air Force ROTC gives cadets real service training experience (with photo); Rudy remembered: Scholarship fund established in student's memory (with photo); Brainwaves: Telepathic communication may replace computers (with photo of Dr. Edwin Shirkey); Weir supports Handicapped Awareness Week (with photos).

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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