Central Florida Future; Future; Student newspapers; 1970-1971 (Vol. 3); Sigman, Robert; Gergley, Jerry


Vol. 03 No. 01, October 2, 1970


Thousands are Filling Tech Up: Registration soars, 80 percent perfect (with photo); Medium Anne Gehman's tech predictions revealed; Committee revealed amid office turmoil; Patio alterations are explained; The 'Tropics' swing tonight; FuTUre Editorials: Watch your scholarship grow; Nordby's Word (Cartoon, by J. Nordby; Nordby's cartoon started to show from the July 6, 1970 issue without title); Heart attack takes life of Dr. Rexroad; FTU Blvd. traffic less than planned; Unkovic to analyze Army Penal Inst.; Stringer - Students' man in SG [Student Government]; Prof. Profile: [Dr. Robert E. Umphrey]; Placement Center fights national jobless trend; 1970-71 budget ok'd at $104, 700; OPS funding cut hits university; Male lib professor wonders 'Why me?' (with photo of attorney Robert Sigman); Millican raps with dormites; SG play about blacks gets axed by Stud. Aff. [Student Affairs]; WFTU goes to TV; Allstate hands FTU $625,000 computer; Student government-- and you: Jim Stringer and Richard Lancaster (with photos); Summer senate in action at FTU; Engineers invade Sci-Tech Building [College of Engineering moves into Sci-Tech Building]; Stuff n' such n' such n' stuff (Column, reporting campus club activities and events); Fla. Tech to figure in drug center plan (with photo of Victor Hinojosa)? Lead galoshes big help for future pool wading; VC program to feature Stones, Bach and Rap; FTU Sports: 'I dare you to reach for the stars'- Gergley (with photo of Coach Jerry Gergley); This year, a 'team', but still no NCAA; Soccer Coach Norbert St. Clair with his team (photo); Intramurals open to all; Football, frisbie flying.

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



Florida Technological University, Orlando, Fla.

Document Type


Number of Pages

16 pages


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


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