Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1985-1986(Vol. 18); Little, Larry; McDowell, Gene


Vol. 18 No. 02, September 4, 1985


Education center opens doors: Mystery Run kicks off health event (with photo); Coke vs. Pepsi (photo); East-West extension planned (with diagram); Construction problems with CEBA keep classrooms closed; News: Dr. Ruth takes Good Sex! on the road; Where are the UCF products? (with photo); 'Cola Wars' comes to UCF sidewalks; Student leaders a 'sounding board'; Discoveries: Lightning: How and where it happens (with photo); Opinion: Fundamentalism follows a dangerous road; comics: College Press Service; UCF students should wear their pride; Coke makes it big, Knights need help; South Africa debate; Letters to the editor: How do they do it?, Manny should get mooned, traffic whipping; Sports: McDowell: disappointed with 38-8 win; The Offense (picture); The Defense (picture); UCF looks for win number one; Are women a problem or an asset to athletics; Little and McDowell: trained to win; Ex-Dolphin looks to score his 2nd winning season (with photo of Larry Little); Former 'Nole looks for first win (with photo of Gene McDowell); Knights against Brevard (with photo); Sports Briefs; Akers hopes to lead UCF to the championship; Scrimage for band (photo, with caption "Jerry Gardner, UCF director of bands, oversees marching practice."); Rudy looks for win 100 against Jacksonville (with photo). Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement "Confetti": British Pop Mags (with photo); Albums; Calendar; Dio to tour; The Boss turns down $12 million; Michael J. Fox scores in 'Teenwolf'; New ABC Video due out; Video; UCF group headed for Broadway.

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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Number of Pages

28 pages


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


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