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


Vol. 18 No. 15, December 4, 1985


Rush parties to be 'dampened;' Your paper is growing with UCF; Quadrangle bringing more business, traffic to UCF area (with diagram titled "New development at the Quadrangle"); News: The dash is on for finals week; Research Park growth better than expected, officials say; It's absolutely, positively official: Kiosk is open (with photo of ribbon cutting); News clips: Lost and Found; From all over; More free money; Ark Expert; Few opt for study abroad; Opinion: Criticism of athletic program insures quality in the future; Dolphins fans have something to growl about; Answering the false promise of communism; Sports: Knights down to Bulldogs, 35-14 (with photo of Aaron Sam in the game); Men Cagers 1-1 on week, Ladies 2nd: Bears mawl Knights at home, 81-67; Ladies capture 2nd in tournament; UCF upsets GSU Eagles to score first win; Miami and Fla. International are next; Wrestlers finish tenth in Open; Real teams don't mind snow. Also includes Special Section "The State of Collegiate Sports": UCF moves towards future (with photos of Charles Gesino, Jay Bergman, Gene McDowell, Bill Arnold and Art Zeleznik); Division system simple; The Budget: Athletic a million dollar business (with diagram titled "The budget, How UCF athletics handles its funds"); Student attitudes improve; Facilities: Facilities here continue to expand (with photos); Athletic program typical of many.

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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