Category: Saya

Sayas : Math Sayagyis

The sayagyis lived to 80+ years. U Kar Born 5/Apr/1894 Died 21/May/1974) Passed away at the age of 81. Taught Mathematics at Rangoon University Education Minister in the Caretaker Government Rector, Rangoon University Children : Saya Dr. Tin Maung and Sayama Daw Thein. U Aung Hla Born 18/Apr/1896 […]

Some ex-Sayas

By Thein Swe (EP69) The following list of ex-sayas (of RIT/ YTU) as well as 69++ers may be included in Myanmar Engineering Education History of the period from late 1969 to 2005 +. Some of them had contributed something for Myanmar Engineering Education for short term and some […]

U Aung Khin (2)

Saya U Aung Khin’s visits to the Bay Area had tremendous impact. One visit resulted in the formation of BAPS (Burmese American Professional Society) — a merger of BEA (Burmese Engineers Association) and BASTS (Burmese American Science and Technology Society). Another visit resulted in a dinner meeting where […]

RIT English

(1) Saya Des Rodgers and Saya U Khin were Scrabble Champions at the tournaments held at Guardian premises and YMCA. Chambers Dictionary and Jones Pronouncing Dictionary were used to confirm/deny the word challenges. They were always present on Saya U Khin’s desk. Saya Des moved to UK and […]