Ruth received her MFA from Eastern Michigan University in Studio Art (Graphic Design and Installation). Her work includes installation, book art, collage, typography,assemblage, printmaking and graphic drawings which explore the connections and relationships across scientific, mathematical and literary disciplines. Ruth’s work has been exhibited both locally and nationally. She has taught Book Arts courses at Eastern Michigan University and has published research on historical Samaritan manuscript bindings. Ruth has a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics and a Masters in Public Policy from the University of Michigan, and a M.S. in Operations Research from MIT.