Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1985-1986(Vol. 18); Zimmerman, Kurt; Akers, Michelle


Vol. 18 No. 16, December 11, 1985


Afternoon rape stuns university (with photo); UCF news production to go live; The inside story - according to Trevor Colbourn (with photos of Colbourn); News: Public hearing; Students victim of 'dastardly trick'; Artists here have different means of expression: ); Artist wants art in space (with photo of UCF artists parade); Students saving art for posterity; WUCF-FM offers real experience; BOR considers worth of vocational courses; News clips: Free massages; Deadlines; Study hours; Best in state; Rent-A-Santa; Benefit Sale; Cadets recognized for achievement (with photo of the ROTC awards ceremony); Discoveries: Windows into the Earth's core; Warning would have cut death toll in Columbia; Opinion: Up close and personal with distraught Santa Claus; Fun with power, have an obnoxious Christmas; Responsible programs bring tangible progress; Sports: Akers is "Player of the Year" (with photo of Michelle Akers); 1-4 Lady Knights to host tourney; Mocs and Fish next for UCF (with photo); Lady Knights fall on road; Wrestlers 1-2 in North Carolina weekend. Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement "Confetti": How do you say goodbye; Poor acing, shallow plot plagues 'Rocky IV'; Entertainment: Joel joins Twisted Sister LP.

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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