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Ruderman White Paper on Mental Health in the Ivy League

The Foundation’s White Paper on Mental Health in the Ivy League investigates the practice of imposing leaves of absence on students who are experiencing mental illness. The study grades the leave of absence policies of all 8 universities, none of which received higher than a D+

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A major investigation by NPR into the hidden epidemic of sexual violence against people with intellectual disabilities won the top honor in the Ruderm

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The Ruderman Family Foundation was honored to receive the Chuck Siegal President Award at the DRLC Gala at Fox Studios.

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The Ruderman Family Foundation launched a campaign to strengthen relations between Israel and American Jewry.

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As millions are celebrating a long month of Jewish holidays, a unique technology was established to make sure everybody can take part in the holy days.

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According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, the number of depressive episodes in teenagers and young adults has risen dramatically in the last se

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An article published in the “Daily Tar Heel” presented a dangerous reality growing in our US prisons – the over representation of adults with me

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