Ruth, an alumnus of the Entertainment Technology Center, has recently returned to take up a position as a member of the faculty.
For more then ten years now, Ruth has been giving students the education that they need to survive in the gaming industry. She has taught 3D computer graphics classes in both the Media Arts and Animation Department and the Game Art and Design department at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh.
Before this, Ruth worked for the IBM Corporation in Poughkeepsie, NY. There she was an Associate Programmer working on the Work Load Manager development and testing team.
Her MET was completed at the Entertainment Technology Center, Carnegie Mellon University. She received her BS in Computer Science at The State University of New York at Plattsburgh. Also, she completed an Associate in Specialized Technology degree majoring in Industrial Design Technology from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh.
Ruth's favorite holiday is Halloween and she tries to carry the spirit of it all year long. She enjoys working with others to design, build, and manage a haunted house during the Halloween season. Here in the realm of darkness and shadow, Ruth uses all of her skills in art and technology to weave together characters and storylines that prey upon mans deepest fears. ?When in the graveyard ? beware of a sinking feeling, for the ground may be trying to claim you.?