Service offerings related to Information Technology (IT)-supported educational technologies such as Blackboard, O365, clickers, interactive whiteboards, plagiarism detection, course evaluations, early alerts system and media servers.

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Learning Management System (Brightspace)

SUNY Buffalo State College is transitioning its Learning Management System — the tool you use to access your course materials (Blackboard Learn) will change to Desire2Learn (D2L) Brightspace. Beginning in the Fall 2022 semester, some courses will use the new system, and in J-Term 2023 and then fully in Spring 2023 course materials will be accessed on Brightspace. This change is part of a SUNY-wide initiative to provide a consistent environment for student learning across the SUNY system.

Learning Management System (Blackboard)

Services/requests related to accessing and using Blackboard Learn - the campus supported Learning Management System (LMS).

If you need further assistance with Blackboard, additional articles and help documentation can be found on Blackboard Learn Help Website - .

Media Server (YuJa/Ensemble Video)

Services/requests for video for storage, screencasts & captions


Support and training on test scoring using bubble sheets in Gradescope

Services (5)

Electronic Course Evaluations (EvaluationKIT - EK)

Support and training for the deployment of departmental electronic course evaluations (EvaluationKIT - EK).

Lecture Capture Assistance

Help with digital capture of content for a class or event. Recorded or live.

Plagiarism Detection (Turnitin Feedback Studio)

Turnitin Feedback Studio is a similar text detection software that instructors may require students to use at Buffalo State. This software may be used as an educational tool to assist students in learning how to properly cite resources, to decrease instances of academic misconduct, and/or to assist in the identification of acts of academic misconduct.

Student Response Systems (TurningPoint Clickers and ResponseWare)

Introductory to advanced training on use of TurningPoint student response system, system troubleshooting.

Web Conferencing Blackboard Collaborate

Support and training on Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing/collaboration tool that can be integrated within Blackboard Learn.