December 13, 1978

The letters are removed from the university sign on the corner of FTU Blvd and Alafaya Trail on December 13, 1978. Florida Technological University became the University of Central Florida on Dec. 6, 1978 when Gov. Reubin Askew signed legislation changing the name of the university.
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( Richard Wells, Orlando Sentinel )

The letters are removed from the university sign on the corner of FTU Blvd and Alafaya Trail on December 13, 1978. Florida Technological University became the University of Central Florida on Dec. 6, 1978 when Gov. Reubin Askew signed legislation changing the name of the university.

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