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Update : March 25, 2020

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Saya Allen, U Benny Tan, U Hla Min, U Maurice Chee, U Myat Htoo, U Nyo Win …

Saya Allen Htay (C58, GBNF)

  • Brief Biography (for SPZP-2000)
  • Leader of the San Francisco Bay Area RIT Alumni
  • Founding member and first President of RIT Alumni International
  • Brother, can you spare US $500?
  • Appreciation of SPZP-2000
  • Organizer, SPZP-2000
  • Organzier, SF Bay Area Gatherings
  • Submitted the Class photo of C58 with the help of Saya Dr. San Hla Aung and U Khin Maung Win (Sid Chen), who collectively provided the caption.
  • Took photos for the 10th Anniversary of RIT Alumni International
  • Donation of books to YTU Library (by Daw Mu Mu Khin)
  • YTU Scholarships (by Daw Daw Mu Mu Khin)

U Aung Min (M69)

  • Organizer, 69er Gatherings
  • Chair, 69er Health Care Fund
  • Publisher, 69er Golden Jubilee Sar Saung

U Aw Taik Moh (C54)

  • BOC College of Engineering Graduate
  • Business Manager, RUESU Magazine

Dr. Aung Gyi

  • Brief Biography (for SPZP-2000)
  • Introduction to the History of University Engineering Education in Burma/Myanmar
  • Article covering
    (a) State Scholarship in the USA
    (b) Experience as Professor and Rector
    Saya’s article was quoted in HMEE-2012.
  • Key note speech at SPZP-2000
    Highlighted the importance of Health and Emotional Intelligence
  • Coconut Episode (in Swel Daw Yeik Sar Saung) highlighted a student, who evolved from a “coconut thief” into a 3R volunteer teacher
  • Hosted us two nights in his home in Canada
    Showed us around

U Aung Khin

  • Brief Biography (for SPZP-2000
  • Wrote several articles for the RIT Alumni International Newsletter and RIT web site.
  • History of RIT Mechanical Engineering Department
  • Memories of Engineering studies in RU
  • On the road to the Millennium
  • Remembering Saya U Tin Hlaing (M59)
  • Suggested the merger of BEA and BASTS into BAPS
  • Gave the go-ahead for SPZP-2000
  • Hosted my spouse and me in Windsor, Canada
    Prepared Mohinga and Ah Kyaw for breakfast
    Gave souvenir from Windsor

U Ba Than

  • Memoirs
    Written for his grand children
    Gave to attendees of his 78th Birthday Celebration in 2008
  • Precious photos for display at MES and for use by HMEE-2012.
  • Coordination meeting for HMEE-2012 at his residence (“Winner Inn”)
  • Donated Garawa money received at the PZPs to selected charities
  • Invited former colleagues and students to the annual Birthday Dana Soon Kway in October

Benny Tan (Yu Beng, M70)

  • Traveling through the Time Machine
  • Founding member of RIT Alumni International
  • Hosted meetings at his house
  • Co-chair, Working Committee, SPZP-2000
  • Multiple Golden Sponsor of SPZPs
  • Designed memorabilia for SPZP-2000
  • Major donor, Combined 1st BE Intake of 64 and 65 Reunion and Acariya Pu Zaw Pwe
  • Past President, BAPS

David Ko (Tin Myint, M67)

  • Golden Sponsor for SPZP-2000
  • Donated $3000 for SPZP-2012
  • Donated to NorCal RITAA

Des Rodgers

  • Memories (RIT English)
  • Expert, ESL (English as a Specialty Language)
  • Author

Dr. Freddie Ba Hli

  • U Ba Hli

Gordon Kaung (Kaung Kaung Oo, M83)

  • Founding member of RIT Alumni International
  • Organizer, SPZP-2000
  • Founding member of NorCal RITAA
  • Past President, NorCal RITAA
  • YTU Scholarship
  • Hosted gatherings at iNapa Winery
    Co-founded by Lillian Kaung (EC83)
  • Donated Cash and Kind (iNapa Premium Wine) to RIT-related events
    e.g. RIT Alumni Reunion in Los Angeles in 2015

Henry Lim (Aung Myint)

  • Associate Editor, Commemorative Issue of RIT Alumni International Newsletter for SPZP-2000
  • Chief Editor, BAPS Newsletter
  • Chief Editor and Publisher, Golden Padauk Magazine

U Hla Min (EC69)

  • Founder and Chief Editor, RIT Alumni International Newsletter
  • Organizer / Messenger since 1999
  • Life Long Learner
  • Administrator or Moderator of FB pages
  • hlamin.com (Personal web site)

U Htay Aung (Victor, EC80)

  • Memories
  • Gave us tickets to the Alumni Dinner in Sydney in 2006

U Htin Paw (EE58, GBNF)

  • Founding member and President of BEA
  • Memories (Student, Staff, USA)

U Khin

  • RIT English Sayas and Sayamas

U Khin Aung Kyi

  • Recorded an interview about the early days at RIT Chemical Engineering Department

U Khin Maung Oo (Ivan, M69)

  • Golden Sponsor (SPZP-2000, SPZP-2007)
  • Major donor, 69er Health Care Fund
  • RIT-UCC Gatherings at New Jersey
  • Organizer, Whirl wind trip to Canada

U Khin Maung Zaw (KMZ, EC76)

  • Designed and implemented the first RIT web site
    Spent weekends and nights on the project.
  • History of http:///www.ex-rit.org
  • Special web pages for SPZP-2000
  • Memorial pages for Dr. Htay Lwin Nyo (EP74)
  • Memorial pages for Dr. San Tint (EE61)
  • Reviewed my Posts about SPHS, RIT, UCC, Sports and Technology
    Provided corrections, additions and comments.
    e.g. Awareness and CERT, DST

Daw Khin Saw Tint

  • Three Sisters
    Daw Khin Mya Mu, Daw Khin Saw Mu, Daw Tin Saw Mu

Dr. Koung Nyunt (A67, GBNF)

  • Spouse : Moe Moe
  • Brother : Than Soe (M63, RUBC Gold)
  • Wrote several articles for RIT Alumni International Newsletter.
  • Two Forgotten Songs from RIT
    One song is a favorite of Saya U Tha Tun (Head of Architecture Department).
    Another song is about a Belle and her suitors.
  • Photo essay on Kyaik Hti Yo Development
  • Letter to Thagyar Min
  • Organizer, RIT events in New Zealand.

U Maung Maung (George, ChE66)

  • Founding member, RIT Alumni International
  • Organizer, SPZP-2000
  • Organizer, ChE Alumni to sponsor U Khin Aung Kyi to attend SPZP-2000
  • Founding member, NorCal RITAA
  • Past President, NorCal RITAA
  • Organizer, YTU Library Staff Training overseas
    Donated $500 as seed money
    Collected $3100

U Maung Maung Than (M79, Texas)

  • Golden Sponsor for SPZP-2000

U Maung Maung Win (M61)

  • BIT and RIT days

Mao Toon Siong (M62)

  • Memories of Saya Allen Htay

Maurice Chee (Hla Myint Thein, M75)

  • Founding member, RIT Alumni International
  • Treasurer, RIT Alumni International
  • Co-chair, Working Committee, SPZP-2000
  • Financial Controller, Logistics, Publication for SPZP-2000
  • Organized Culinary Experts
  • Past President, BAPS
  • Suggestion for those wishing to pursue Engineering Career in the US
  • Donor and Coordinator, Book donations to YTU Library
  • Seminar at Mechanical Engineering Department, YTU
  • Founding member, NorCal RITAA
  • Past Vice President, NorCal RITAA

U Min Wun

  • Brief Biography (for SPZP-2000)
  • History of RIT Civil Engineering Department
  • Bagan Restoration
  • Supplement to the Kyaik Hti Yo Project
  • Advisor, Myanmar Pyeikkadein Ah Kyan Pay Ah Phwe
  • Interview, Aung Zay Internet TV

U Moe Aung (EE63)

  • Patron, Swel Daw Yeik Foundation
  • Pen name : Tekkatho Moe War
  • Laureate Poet
    Mentor : Daung Nwe Swe
  • Editor, RUESU Magazine
  • .Chief Editor, Swel Daw Yeik Sar Saung for SPZP-2002, SPZP-2007 and SPZP-2010
  • Chief Editor, Swel Daw Yeik Magazine for Shwe YaDu, SPZP-2016
  • Chief Editor, Hlyat Sit Sar Saung (RIT EE Association)
  • Chief Editor, RIT Annual Magazines for 10+ years
  • Published books (e.g. compilation of articles and poems)
  • Gave me book presents
    I have translated selected articles and poems

U Myat Htoo (C68)

  • Founding member of RIT Alumni International.
  • Master of Ceremonies for SPZP-2000.
  • Wrote SPZP-2000 Experience in the Post Reunion series.
  • Founding member, NorCal RITAA
  • Chair, BOD, NorCal RITAA
  • Wrote “Pyauk Sone Nay Thaw Neikban Bon” (Parody)
    Played Ukelele and sang the song.
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Lost Neik Ban

U Myo Win (M/Ag65, GBNF)

  • Message for SPZP-2000

U Myint Khine (Norman, C63)

  • Memories (Yankin, Leik Khone, BIT, Sports)

U Myint Pe (M72)

  • RIT Cartoon Box
  • MES

Dr. Myint Thein (M73)

  • Pen name : Ba Thein (Atlanta)
  • Doctorate from Georgia Tech in Atlanta
  • Wrote several articles for RIT Alumni International Newsletter.
  • An apology to Sayagyi U Ba Toke
  • Saya Arya
  • RUBC Regatta
  • M73 Hovercraft
  • Trip to RIT
  • IDC Kerosene Stove

U Myint Thein (Michael, M74)

  • RIT Days

U Myo Myint (M73)

  • Designer, Cover of RIT Annual Magazines
  • Designer, Cover of Swel Daw Yeik Magazines
  • Pon Tu of Sayas, Sayamas and selected Alumni
  • Painting Exhibition

U Myo Myint Sein (A58)

  • Architecture Department Under My Watch
  • Soccer selection
  • President, RU ConBro Association

Dr. Nyo Win (M65)

  • Founding member of RIT Alumni International
  • Organizer, SPZP-2000
  • U Nyo Win Act” did not need to be enforced thanks in part to the five Golden Sponsors of SPZP-2000.
  • Wrote SPZP-2000 in the Post Reunion series
  • Past President, BAPS
  • Founding member, NorCal RITAA
  • BOD, NorCal RITAA

U Ohn Khine (M70)

  • Admin, Combined 1st BE Intake of 64 and 65 (Google Group)
  • Member, HMEE-2012
    Compiled CD Supplement for the HMEE-2012 Book
    Translated Section One of the book
    Summarized Section Two of the book
  • Member, HMEEE-2018
  • Volunteer : SPZP-2012, Shwe YaDu, SPZP-2016, SDYF, RITAA

U Soe Khaw (GBNF)

  • Early days at RIT Mining Department

U Soe Paing

  • Brief Biography (for SPZP-2002)
  • Helped Sayagyi Dr. Chit Swe found UCC.
  • Wrote about the Early Days of Computing in Burma, his experience as a States Scholar and as UN Consultant.
  • His articles including “Computer Ah Sa UCC Ga” can be read from SCRIB-D
  • Suggested U Khin Maung Zaw (KMZ, EC76) and me to set up the RIT web site
  • Wrote several articles for RIT Alumni International Newsletter and RIT web site.
  • Student days at Rangoon University
  • RIT Saya Soccer Team
  • RIT-UCC Connection
  • Three Sayas attending SPZP-2000
  • With the help of Sayagyi U Ba Than and Saya U Thaw Kaung, Saya compiled artifacts at the Universities Central Library.
    Prepared a draft version for the HMEE-2012 book.
  • Revised and enhanced U Ohn Khine’s translations of HMEE-2012 Section 1 and Section 2.

Steeve Kay (Thaung Sein, EC70)

  • Multiple Golden Sponsor of SPZPs
  • Donated US 200,000+ to RIT-related activities

U Thein Aung (Met72)

  • Founding member of RIT Alumni International
  • Co-emcee, SPZP-2000
  • Associate Editor, Commemorative Issue of RIT Alumni International Newsletter for SPZP-2000
  • Compiled Brief Biography of selected sayas and sayamas

U Tin U

  • BCSE
  • Interview for HMEE-2012

U Thit (GBNF)

  • Early days at RIT Metallurgy Department
  • Condolences for Saya Allen Htay

U Tin Htoon (A60)

  • Memories (Student)
  • Appreciation of SPZP-2000
  • Three Architects

U Tint Lwin (M69)

  • Provided space at NTU for RIT Alumni activities
  • Entertainment at SPZPs
  • Visit to RIT

U Wynn Htain Oo (M72)

  • Organizer and Fund Raiser
  • RITAA
  • SDYF
  • SPZP-2012 and SPZP-2016
  • Invited me to M72 Reunion and Acariya Pu Zaw Pwe

U Zaw Min Nawaday (EP70)

  • Memories : First Year (1964) up to Final Year (1970)
    Co-author : U Ohn Khine (M70)
    Editor : U Hla Min (EC69)

Thanks to all who have kept the RIT Spirit Alive

Sponsors, Donors, Organizers, Volunteers for RIT-related activities

  • SPZP-2000 in the US
  • SPZP-2002, SPZP-2007 and SPZP-2010 in Singapore
  • SPZP-2004, SPZP-2012 and SPZP-2012 in Yangon
  • Shwe YaDu Celebrations in 2014
  • Health Care Funds
    Hospitalization of eligible sayas
    Long term care of selected sayas
    Annual Medical and Vision Checkup of eligible sayas
  • YTU Library Modernization

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