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In a moving ceremony honoring donors and endowment foundations, which took place July 22nd, HIT honored all those organizations, non-profit associations, endowment foundations and private donors who contributed fellowships for students, describing them as 'fellow travelers'.

At a special tribute event in honor of the Druze 'Sword' Battalion, HIT's president Prof. Eduard Yakubov received an honorary award from Koftan Halabi, chairman of the Association for the Promotion of Druze Soldiers. The ceremony took place in Tel-Aviv's Rabin Square, with the participation of the Deputy Interior Minister, Mr. Yaron Mazuz, and other important guests.

In recent days, a delegation from the Holon Institute of Technology (HIT) completed a successful visit to Tashkent, where they held a successful array of meetings with academic and research institutions.

On Thursday, June 18th, HIT hosted a workshop designed to introduce and investigate pressing issues concerning non-ionizing radiation, which require immediate policy-setting and action.

For the first time in HIT's history, honorary degrees were awarded as part of the general graduation ceremony. In all, three honorary degrees were bestowed: on former President of the Israeli Supreme Court Judge Dorit Beinisch, on scientist Prof. Ruth Arnon, and on industrialist Mr. Stef Wertheimer.

On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015, delegates from Kauno Kolegija, one of Lithuania's leading technological institutes, visited HIT, with the aim of discussing academic and research collaboration.

Delegates from the National University of General San Martín in Argentina visited HIT to consider academic and research innovation-oriented collaboration.

On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, representatives of RTU, Latvia's leading technological higher education and research institution, visited HIT. Their aim was to get acquainted with HIT activities and consider possibilities for future collaboration.

The Board of Trustees, which convened recently, has unanimously elected Mr. Pinchas (Pini) Cohen as its chairman

The EU's ambassador to Israel, Mr. Lars Faaborg Andersen, visited the Institute on Thursday, 3/19/15, and gave a lecture to HIT's students and faculty about the technological and scientific ties between Israel and the EU.