Faculty Technology Lab (FTL) – 521 Baldy Hall

Located in 521 Baldy Hall, the FTL is open to GSE faculty for instructional support. We can assist you with scanning, UBlearns support, multimedia projects, equipment loan, and more. The lab has both Mac and PC computers with numerous software programs for faculty and graduate assistants to use.

We are available during attended lab hours to assist you with projects, to get you started, or to point you in the right direction. The lab is accessible via Swipe Card Access when the lab is closed, however there will be no on-site assistance. The FTL is open at all times to GSE faculty and staff via UB card swipe. If assistance is needed during unattended hours, please contact GSE IT Staff by using the help form.

Director of IT:
Michael Tinsmon: tinsmon@buffalo.edu

Lab Graduate Assistant:
Jessica Wiechec: gseftl@buffalo.edu

Lab Hours

Fall 2017 GA Hours
Monday: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m
Wednesday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m
Thursday: 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m
Friday: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

GSE Faculty Technology Lab User Policy

The GSE Faculty Technology Lab is designed to serve all GSE faculty by helping you get started on small projects or to refer you to the correct office/person for larger projects. Along with the list below, we can provide you with general software and hardware assistance in the lab as well.

Labs/classrooms are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week by using your faculty UB IT card (adjunct faculty: please request permission through your chairperson). The labs also have a number of "attended" hours which change each semester depending upon student availability.

GSE students should use the computer classrooms located in Baldy 14 (Mac), Baldy 14a (PC) or Baldy 200c (PC). Also, students can find a variety of technology information on the student technology resources page.

Service Description Available?
Color Printing NO
We recommend Great Lakes Printing in the Commons Area or a departmental color printer.
Black and white printing YES
One set of originals.
You may supply your own special paper if desired.
Scanning By You
(performed by you or your GA)
Documentation is available for self instruction.
See the attendant during open hours for individual instruction.
Copy CDs or DVDs By You
(performed by you or your GA)

You must supply the CDs/DVDs.
Digital Video (Transferring Old Media)*
Transfer VHS to DVD

We can show you how to do this in the lab.

* no copyrighted material will be reproduced on GSE equipment