Archive for July, 2016

Student-run newspaper for UCF shutting down after 48 years

By Leslie Postal

The student-run newspaper that has served the University of Central Florida community for 48 years will end its run next month. It is closing down, the paper announced today, at the behest of its owner, which has decided to put its “time and attention” elsewhere.

The Central Florida Future is owned by Florida Today, part of the Gannett media company. It is one of two student newspapers run by the media giant. Florida State University’s paper, the FSView, is also Gannett owned.

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http://www.orlandosentinel.com/features/education/school-zone/os-ucf-student-newspaper-future-shutting-down-2016-story.html

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Budding songwriter pursues music business, credits campus mentors with inspiring persistence

BY Evie Hemphill

Early last summer, as Teresa Frank embarked on a unique, paid opportunity for three months, one of the first things she purchased was a simple bulletin board. Before long it was full of small rectangles.

“I started pinning up the business cards of people I met, and by the end of the summer I had over 300 cards of producers and recording engineers and others in the music scene,” says Frank, who had just finished her junior year at the University of Missouri–St. Louis at the time.

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http://blogs.umsl.edu/news/2016/07/12/teresa-frank/

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