Album : A

Amyotha Aung Pwe Nay (National Day) The First Rangoon University Students’ Strike took place on December 5, 1920 to protest the limitations of the Rangoon University Act of 1920. The movement led to the establishment of Amyotha Kyaung (National School) and Amyotha Kaw Leik (National College). The Burmese […]

Album : B

Bogyoke Aung San Attended Rangoon University and received B.A. Took Law classes for a year before deciding to engage full time in politics. Active in the RU Student Union. Served in various capacities (e.g. Secretary in his early days). Chief Editor of Oway MagazineExpelled for not disclosing the […]

Album : C

Cartoonists RIT is known for its cartoonists in general and “Cartoon Box” in particular. Ko Myint Pe (M72) co-founded “Cartoon Box” under the Patronage of Saya U Khin Maung Phone Ko (C65, “Phone Ko”, Vietnam Cartoons) and Saya U Aung Myint (Pet69, “Kyant Ba Hone”). Aw Pi Kyeh […]

Album : D

Dagon Taya Distinguished author Reminisced his University Days Daj Hammarskjold Second the United States Secretary General (UNSG) Succeeded Trygvie Lie as UNSG Visited Burma Perished in a plane crash during a UN Mission. Succeeded by U Thant as UNSG David Ben Gurion Founding member and first Prime Minister […]

Album : F

Forestry U Kyi, father of Ko Htain Lin (RUBC Gold and Past Vice Captain) taught Forestry. The Forestry students took field trips. Fresher There were many Fresher Welcome Parties. The following is an invitation for the Fresher Welcome Party hosted by the Dhatu Beda (Chemistry) Mi Tha Su. […]

Album : G

Geography L Dudley Stamp Taught at LSE Author Dr. Daw Thin KyiEarly Professor Dr. Tin HtooProfessor U Kyaw Principal, Workers’ College Children : Myo Nyunt (Harry, SPHS63), San San Kyaw (UCC), … Dr. U Win Studied Water Resources and GIS U Khin Maung Zaw (KMZ, EC76) wrote : […]

Album : H

Hall of Fame In 2017, I was listed in the “Hall of Fame” of Toastmasters International District 101. J oined District 4 (an early District) of Toastmasters International. It grew too big and was reorganized as District 4 and District 101 (for clubs that are mostly located near […]

Album : I

Inlay Nyaung Shwe, Southern Shan States Inlay Lake Rowers Phaung Daw-u Khaung Daing Luyechun Camp Luyechun stands for Outstanding Student. Luyechun Program was established in 1964. Eligible students from 7th Standard to 10th Standard were chosen to attend the Ngapali Luyechun Camp. The Program was extended in 1965 […]

Album : J

Judson Adoniram Judson was an American Baptist Missionary to Burma. He and his team members compiled the English-Burmese and Burmese-English Dictionaries translated the Bible Judson Dictionary Judson College In 1920, Judson College became a constituent college of the University of Rangoon. Japanese Surrender The Japanese Occupation lasted about […]