Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw resign!
Myanmar President’s office released a statement stating that President U Htin Kyaw resigned on March 21st as he would like to take a rest. A replacement would be in place within seven working days.
Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint is rumored to replace U Htin Kyaw.
U Htin Kyaw is an alumni of MEHS. He graduated in 1963.
MEHS receives Yangon City Heritage Plaque
Yangon Heritage Trust installed a coveted Heritage Blue Plaque on the MEHS building during the weekend of January 20th, 2018.
Many of the alumni who attended the 10th MEHS International Reunion were there to observe the inauguration ceremony where the Yangon Heritage Trust placed the blue plaque to the MEHS building recognizing it as one of the Myanmar Heritage sites!!
2017 MEHS Memorial Foundation scholarship award goes to Ma Su Nyein San
Ma Su Nyein San receives 2017 first MEHS Memorial Foundation scholarship award. She is the grand daughter of our MEHS teacher Daw May. Ma Su Nyein San is currently attending 3rd year English Major class at Dagon University The award was given by Dennis Tan at the 2018 reunion Yangon Working Group meeting held on February 26th at the Doreen restaurant.
Congratulations to Ma Su Nyein San!!
MEHS/Dagon Old Students Reunion Dinner
1954-1980 MEHS/SHS(1) Dagon Old Students Reunion Dinner to be held on January 28th, 2017 at Royal Garden Restaurant, Kandawgyi Park, Natmauk Road, Yangon. Time: 6:00 pm. Price: 15,000/- Kyats only.
Kenny Teoh Awarded with Juliet Teoh Memorial Award
2016 Juliet Teoh Memorial is given to Kenny Teoh for his effort and dedication and to the MEHSA website. With his creative idea and skill Kenny Teoh has developed MEHSA website and for 20 years he has single handedly maintained and enhanced the website updating any information that other alumni has uploaded. Kenny has announced his retirement in October as webmaster of the website.
We hope to keep maintaining the website and fulfill his dream of a site where MEHS alumni from all over the world can connect with each other.
Thank you very much Kenny for your vision!!
Mary Thein Han Won A Myo Tha Sar Pay Su Award
Congratulation to Mary Thein Han, class of 59, for winning the prestigious A Myo Tha Sar Pay Su award. Mary Thein Han, whose Burmese name is Khin Myo Han and married to Professor Dr. Myo Min, is a pediatrician and won the award in the practical science section.