Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1985-1986(Vol. 18); Micarelli, Charles; Johnson, Frances


Vol. 18 No. 08, October 16, 1985


Defense money may come here (with photo of Trevor Colbourn); Meal plan users may be losers in the lunch line; Uncle! Uncle! (photo of mud wrestling match sponsored by the Marketing Club); Senate confirms five justices, plans change in registration; News: 'Sinking' hall under repair; Modern art?? (photo captioned "No, It's only Susan Bendfelt preparing to use her horse as visual aid for speech class."); Micarelli named new VP; UCF engineers boast high GPAs; News clips: SWAT team; Assaulted; How to Cope; New V.A. Man; Crutch Crisis; Intern Seminar; UCF police: dormitories careless with property; Sex not as prominent on campus today, psychologist says; New bill tightens discrimination laws on campus; Discoveries: High-intensity emergency care: Air care team flies the injured (with photo captioned "The Air Care Team can land in a 60-foot square space, if necessary..."); Trauma center: high-tech hope (with photo); Opinion: Americans must be confident that pirates will meet justice; Clarifying dorm stance, no excuse for volleyball; U.S. should be wary of hungry crocodiles; Letters to the editor (Proposal can work, dorm difficulties); Sports: Knights score shut-outs, record now 5-1 (with photo); McDowell looks to break losing streak; EKU Colonels next in line for the slumping Knights (with photos); UCF basketball teams prepare for the season; Tim Turba wins Men's A tournament (with photo captioned "SAE I 16 - Kappa Sigma 6, Kappa Sigma managed to put one into the goal, but were unable to keep up with SAE"); Irish and Quakers will invade Central Florida; Lady Knights drop one more (with photo); Women win two, lose two in WAGS tournament. Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement "Confetti": Confessions of a Gambler; Timeless, Day has his own video; UCF teacher lands role in 'Grease' (with photo of Frances Johnson); Corey hart's crooning woos crowd; Prince's latest album isn't exactly a new one; Spanish film explores seemy side of life.

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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32 pages


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


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