Update : January 9, 2022
- Pen name of Ko Win Thein Zaw
- Took Optional Burmese in High School
- Wrote several articles for the 69er Golden Jubilee Magazine
RIT Thaing Exhibition
- Spouse (Mu Aye) is a cousin of Ko Win Boh (Robert, EC69, Australia)
- Retired Member of Parliament of Pyitthu Hluttaw
Oversaw Committees related to Mining and Natural Resources.
- Surprised us at an ad hoc breakfast gathering with Uzin Aung Chaw, Ko Sein Myint, Ko Myint Maung, Ko Win Maung, Ko Shwe, Ko Maung Maung, Ko Myat Soe Lwin …
- Youngest, smartest and most stubborn among the 14 students in Min69.
- Joined the Faculty
- Received Masters from Australia.
- Prisoner of Conscience.
- Wrote an article in the 69er Golden Jubilee magazine.
- GBNF #110
Passed away in September 2021
- Played Volleyball at RIT
- Taught/coached female Volleyball players (e.g. Ma Tin Aye, C73)
- Also good at Soccer, Dobat & Dancing.
- He is GBNF #117
Passed away in January 2022
- One of two Khin Maung Gyi in our class.
- Room mate of Ko Chit Pe (M69, GBNF)
- Still have dark hair (hopefully original)
- Mech KMG (GBNF) passed away in 2021.
- Hosted some 69er gatherings.
- He was Honorary Consul for Switzerland.
- Aung Naing (Bahadhur) : Aug 14, 2011, #055, GTI Principal (Taunggyi), Yangon
- Chit Htun : Dec 11, 2011, #058, YIT Lecturer, Yangon
- Chit Swe : early GBNF
- Khin Kyaw Nyein : 2022, #117
- Kyaw Soe : #065
- Kyaw Than : Organizer
- Kyaw Tint : Sep 8, 2021, #110, Saya, Prisoner of Conscience
- Myint Kyi : #047
- Myint Swe : early GBNF
- Met several others from the Combined 1st BE Intake of 64 and 65.
- Ko Zaw Winn (Zinyawgyi) is an organizer from the group.
He is a bilingual writer, poet and translator.
- Ko Aung Myint (Thamankyar Ko Myint) is a member of the A1 Family.
He is an actor, composer, vocalist, guitarist and production manager.
Sad to note that his younger brother Sai Wunna passed away.
- Civil was the first major for engineering students starting with 1924.
- Mechanical and Electrical were offered later.
At one time, some took the combined Mech/EE option.
- Mining was added at the BOC College
- Received BS from UC Berkeley and MS from Minnesota School of Mines.
- Served as Part-time lecturer and Head of the newly established Mining Department at BOC College.
- Wrote an article for HMEE project.
- After working for the Ministry of Mines and UN projects, he moved to USA.
- Attended SPZP-2000.
- Saya Allen Htay (GBNF) and Dr. San Lin asked me to join a micro-gathering with Saya U Soe Khaw.
It started before lunch and ended after dinner.
- Received MS from Colorado School of Mines.
- Mawgunwin Third Grade.
- Succeeded U Soe Khaw as Head of Department.
- Retired as Professor.
- Spoke to him before SPZP-2000.
Per advice from his doctors, he declined the invitation to attend SPZP-2000.
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