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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor, Expert in Computer Science and Technology


Convocation Convocation Hall Convocation in 1958Group photos taken in front of the Convocation Hall Chancellor Road (Adipati Lann) Bagan Lann Residents (Children of Saya U Thein Han, Saya U Wun, Saya U Myo Min and Saya U Yu Khin) Short Road Former residence of Dr. Soe Win and […]

Selected Comments

(1) Readers [of the RASU Annual Magazine for 1975 -76] came up with several hidden messages. There were several pamphlets during the first anniversary of 7th July. The schools were closed and a new Education system was implemented in November 1964. The censorship intensified in the later years. […]


The list is not exhaustive. Saya Dr. Maung Maung Kha completed his doctorate in Meteorological Physics from the UK. He worked briefly at the Directorate of Meteorology before transferring to the Darpartment of Physics at the University of Rangoon. Saya is an early native Professor of Physics at […]


The list is not exhaustive. Saya U Po Tha is an early native Professor of Chemistry. He served as an Interim Dean at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Rangoon. He is an uncle of Saya U Aung Khin (Retired Professor of Mechanical Engineering). Saya U Aung Khin […]

Centennial Celebrations

There have been Centennial Celebrations. They include Thakhin Kodaw Hmaing (Founder of Peace Movement and Principal of National College) Bogyoke Aung San (Architect of Burma’s Independence) U Thant (United Nations Secretary General) U Thein Han (Zawgyi, Chief Librarian of Rangoon University Central Library, Laureate Poet) U Wun (Minthuwun, […]


The list is not exhaustive. Saya U Aung Hla is an early native Professor of Mathematics at the University of Rangoon. He wrote musical notes for Burmese songs. His spouse Daw May Than is a distinguished vocalist. His son U Mya Than played the Lead Guitar on several […]


Daw Aye Aye Kyaw Zin, younger daughter of U Kyaw Zin, attended the first batch of B.Sc. (CS) from ICST. She is a software engineering consultant/manager in Australia. U Kyaw Zin (EP69) served as Joint Treasurer of EE69er Fund. U Kyaw Zin Hla and his brother Saya U […]


Sayagyi U Pe Maung Tin Sayagyi is the first native Professor. He successfully proposed the opening of the Burmese Department at Rangoon University. His works include translation of Visuddhimagga the Expositor (Atthasalai) Burmese Grammar Glass Palace Chronicle (co-author) Sayadaw U Thitthila Sayadaw did missionary work in UK. Sayadaw […]

Las Vegas

Updated : August 6, 2019 Sin City Las Vegas in Nevada is known world wide for its casinos and shows. In the early days, the US did not allow gambling in most states. Nevada was an exception. “Las Vegas” had nicknames including “Sin City”. Las Vegas Monastery Some […]