Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1985-1986(Vol. 18); Jones, Gail; Zevatt, Denny


Vol. 18 No. 05, September 25, 1985


SUS may increase standards (with chart on SAT scores: what it takes to get into Florida's Universities); State warns: fail test, lose money; Peek-a-boo (Photo of Marta Savage at UCF's Creative School for Children); New GSL application speeds up loan process; Letter from the Student Body President; News: UCF will bump dormitories in fall (with photo of Housing Director Chris McCray); Students can vote on union building in today's election; Central Florida Future receives All American rating and four out of five distinctions from the Associated Collegiate Press; WUCF DJ likes the 'degenerate' late-night crowd; Money for nothing; $1800 in nine weeks; New V.P. named; Overseas Study; Surplus Hardware; Win-a-Bike; Police with radar looking for speeders (with photo of Chief Ron Seacrist); Creative School gets over financial trouble; Area youths need 'big brother' to look up to; Discoveries: Looking for the comet: where and when to see it best (with pictures); Halley's Comet: Return engagement of interstellar vagabond; Opinion: Student union a question of time, not just money; Letters to the editor (DOT says help in '87, Finish Kiosk, More on dead chicken; What kind of spirit?, Freshmen should wait, Who's the jackass?); Sports: Soccer teams score two wins; Lady Knights win in overtime (with photo captioned "An injured Michele Akers is carried from the field during the first overtime in the Barry game); UCF men defeat Chapman, 2-0 (with photo captioned "Paul Innerarity came off of the bench to help the Knights score a 2-0 victory over Chapman."); UCF prepares meeting with Redbirds; UCF up for 1985 season (with photos captioned "Great strength is required of the men in the cheerleading squad." and "The Knight cheerleaders must be capable of complex maneuvers to compete nationally."); King inspires UCF volleyball team; Skiers splash to second place at FSU (with photo captioned "Kerri Lasey finished second in the slalom to pace the Lady skiers to first place."); UCF Knight Harriers fall at Run for Stars; Golfers gear up for 1985 season; Lamb makes sacrifices for team; Wrestlers provide own support for 1985; UCF Knight defense takes on ISU away; Jones runs to UCF records. Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement "Confetti": Say goodbye to the passion pits; Australian Rambo kills a Kangaroo; Eddie Murphy's first 'serious' Video stinks; 'Dance On Fire': The Doors Video; Tears For Fears satisfies a sell out; Meet Denny Zevatt: a rising star.

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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28 pages


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


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