Mrs. Polisuk Marcia Kelner heads the Latin America chapter of the largest Jewish students' organization in the world, "Hillel". According to her, there is a noticeable increase among students in Latin America to make Aliya to Israel and get accepted to Israeli academic institutions.
from the right: Prof. Shoikhet, Mrs. Marcia Kelner Polisuk, Prof. Yakubov, Mr. Givon
During her visit Mrs. Polisuk toured the campus and visited the "Vitrina Gallery" at the Faculty of Design and the 3D printing lab where she's heard about the various services HIT provides to companies and organizations.
In a meeting with Prof. Eduard Yakubov
, president of HIT and Prof. David Shoikhet
, Vice President for academic affairs, the parties expressed mutual desire to promote the arrival of students groups to study at HIT, as well as creating a special study program in English for potential students from Latin America who wish to study at HIT.