Month: May 2021

Rowing

Video Broadcast : #October 4, 2020 Rowing in Myanmar Laung (7 paddlers of more) Leg rowers (of Inlay) Rowing Clubs Cambridge University Home club of Sir Arthur Eggar RBC (Rangoon Boat Club) Exclusive for Europeans and Anglo-Burmese RUBC (Rangoon University Boat Club)Founded in 1923 by Sir Arthur Eggar […]

November

Video Broadcast : #November 21, 2020 Nov means 9 9th month of old Roman Calendar 11th month of Gregorian Calendar November 1919 Truce declared for First World War (WWI) Nov 11, 11:11 AM Armistice Day Veteran’s Day (USA) November 1963 President John F Kennedy “Men on the Moon” […]

My Dream

Video Broadcast : #August 18, 2020 Dream big. Others will fulfill. Jules Verne Author To the Moon and Back inspired Apollo mission Other ideasSubmarine (in “20000 Leagues under the sea”)Air balloon Martin Luther King, Jr. Preacher Civil Rights Movement Leader “I have a dream” My dream Get RIT […]

Thet Shay Sayas

Video Broadcast: #108 December 2, 2020 100+ years young Daw Nyein (Physics) Retired as Head and Lecturer, Physics Department, RITAttended Arcariya Pu Zaw Pwes until her 90s Daw Hla May / Ann (English) Spouse : U Ohn Khin (English)Son : H.E. Dr. Pe Thet Khin Daw Khin Kyi […]

Financial Aid

Video Broadcast: #101 November 25, 2020 Types Free Tuition Discount for Tuition Collegiate Stipend 75 Kyats (in our days) Athletic Scholarship / Stipend Teaching Assistant specified office hours grade assignments Research Assistant work on a research grant Resident Assistant similar to Hall Tutor Army Stipend e.g. for medical […]

New Year

Video Broadcast : #138 December 17, 2020 Traditional New Year’s Eve on December 31Bringing in the New Year (with celebration) Dropping the Ball in Times Square in New York New Year on January 1Holiday in some countries January is named as after Janus (Two faced God)Symbolically, one face […]

Myanmar Calendar

Video Broadcast : #107 December 1, 2020 Terms ပက္ခ ဒိန / ပြက္ခဒိန် သက္က ရာဇ မဟာ သက္ကရာဇ် သာသနာ သက္ကရာဇ် ကောဇာ သက္ကရာဇ် သင်္ကန္တ မဟာ သင်္ကြန် စူဠ သင်္ကြန် Miscellaneous Perpetual Calendar 12 Month Calendar 365 Day Calendar Conversion between Eras Myanmar Era Sasana Era Common Era (AD)

Calendar

Video Broadcast: #106 November 30, 2020 Types Solar Calendar Lunar Calendar Luni-solar Calendar Civil Calendar Fiscal Calendar Academic Calendar Sample Calendars Old Roman Calendar Ten months for official activities September, October, November and December are the 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th months Julian Calendar Twelve months : January […]

Martial Arts

Video Broadcast : #140 December 18, 2020 Thaing (Conventional) Bando Without fighting aid Banshay With fighting aid U Pyi Thein Organizer / Chief InstructorTranslated a book on Martial Arts around the WorldRetired due to health U Chit Than Successor to U Pyi TheinConducted courses in schools, colleges and […]

Law

Video Broadcast : #136 December 16, 2020 Law Department and Professors When the University of Rangoon was established in December 1920, it had the Department of Law. U May Aung served as the first Professor. U May Aung U May Aung (Barrister-at-law, LL.D) served as Professor of Law […]