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


Vol. 18 No. 24, January 30, 1986


Special edition. A Remembrance (full page mourning the loss of the Space Shuttle Challenger); News: New BOR chairman makes inspection; Miss UCF pageant worth more than $3000; Big family gathers to mourn our departed heroes; News clips: Happy Birthday (bookstore celebrating its fifth birthday); Chili Cook-Off; In the Race; Design Contest; Angel Flight; Pro Peace; 'Up With People' bringing message of hope to UCF; Opinion: Continue to search for answers (with photo); Farewell to Challenger...; ...but new challenge remains, to forge ahead despite loss; "Sweetness" finally gets his ring; Sports: Cucci leads by example; Knights' Patz has a unique hobby; Baptist keeps Knights at bay (with photo); Lady Knights on road for 2; Men stay at home (with photo). Also includes the entertainment and feature supplement "Confetti": Dining Out on a Budget; The latest news in hairdos--ways to tame your head; Studio E: Students are in control.

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

20 pages


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


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Central Florida Future, Vol. 18 No. 24, January 30, 1986



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