Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1969-1970 (Vol. 2)


Vol. 02 No. 20, April 2, 1970


Registration: pros-cons: Some parts smoother despite long lines (with photo); Black History added to schedule; Dick Gregory to speak on "Civil Rights" (with photo); Black history added to [FTU's spring class] Schedule; Pollution threat to lake halted; Lawyer 'buys' Pres., VPs [for yard work]; FuTUre Editorials: Praise and criticism; New parking is explained; Sadie Hawkins Day: grab yer fella, gal! The coed barber cutting a male student's hair (photo); Public television comes to Cen. Fla.; Poetry contest to feature love; Fine films set for quarter; Newman Club moving fast; What FTU growth means to area; Teach-in planners to get involved; Walt Disney World is environmentally hip; Mobilization Comm[ittee] formed on campus; Business Day to be held; Osborne to speak at AIIE meeting; Does Jane Fonda star in 'They shoot horses'? Vacant seats filled in SG; Young Reps favor lower voting age; Card, please be there [Registration scene, photo]; Quality theme of spring films; Draft discussion set for rap hour; FTU Sports: FTU swimming pool to be ready (photo); TAU, XBA take lead in intramural sports; Wrestlers place in tournament; Scuba diving course offered by Bio. Club (with photo).The FuTUre's funnies [two full pages of cartoon]; It's Greek to Me (with photo of Lynn Ferris who won the Miss Congeniality Award at the Central Florida Fair); Dolan and Werner to join intern program (with photo); Resident lot ready for use; Dot Kannon, Mom Nature have a real thing going (with photo); Hydra-jacks win despite no Jills (with photo); Rock Festival dies an unnatural death; Two join FTU library staff; Stockmarket game set by Business College; Cent Scent Sense theme set for April program; Hustling FTU seniors can beat job market; Love of teaching brings Craig here; 'Shorty' Powers to speak at FTU (with photo); VC [Village Center] to sponsor college bowl.

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

16 pages


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


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