Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1985-1986(Vol. 18)


Vol. 18 No. 06, October 2, 1985


'Tremendous' find: UCF couple discovers ancient ruins (with photo captioned "This figurine from a Late Postclassic cache found at Santa Rita Corozal in 1984 graphically illustrates a blood-letting event."); UCF area experiencing 'intense' growth (with diagram showing East Orange County growth); Referendum results (on creation of Student Union); News: UCF grabs $7 million grant; Students say OK to union construction; Contractor says Kiosk is finished ...sort of; Homecoming Plan; Flu Shots; More Scholarships; Big Apple Bound; Cobra gunship invades UCF (with photo captioned "Students investigate a U.S. Army Cobra helicopter on the Green Friday."); Souvenirs sales up, still room for improvement (with photo captioned "UCF grapplers show off some of the souvenirs that help fud the wrestling program and promote spirit at home games."); Ecology hurt by development (with photo captioned "This aerial view taken in 1972 shows the amount of valuable aquifer recharge areas that have been lost since then. Most of the wooded lands are recharge locations."); UCF needs forest fires, says biologist; Music critics forget than only individuals can judge; Trip to Georgia draws support but no response; Students need experience outside of classroom; Letters to the editor (More chicken talk, Are elevators safe?); Little named women's basketball coach; Knights wage war against Bobcats; Redbirds flock for revenge (with photo captioned "The Illinois State Redbird defense found themselves in the Knights' backfield during much of last Saturday's game-much to the dismay of Tony Lanham."); Lady Knights shut out Rollins, 12-0 (with photo); Crew prepares for season; Skiers qualify for nationals. Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement: Confetti.

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

24 pages


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


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