Friday, September 5, 2008

Dr. Salai Tun Than's Brief Biography

This blog created by a Burmese to honor Dr. Salai Tun Than

Born in Midon, Burma - 31st March 1928
First Degree - B.Sc (Agriculture) 1949-53 in Mandalay, Burma
Selected as state scholar and studied in USA
M.S in Agronomy in the University of Georgia in Athens , USA 1954-55
P.hD University of Wisconsin, USA 1955-1959
Post Doctorial Fellow - University of Florida, USA 1961

Processor & Dean (retired) of Yezin Agricultural University, Burma 1959-90
Imprisoned 7 years for peaceful demonstration in front of the Rangoon City Hall 2001
Tji Hak-Soon, “Justice and Peace” award honored in Korea 2007
Now Dr Salai Tun Than is living in San Francisco, USA 2008

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Biography of Salai Tun Than

His solo protest in 2001 at Rangoon City Hall is remarkable of peaceful demonstration for Burma Democracy. This blog will post his activities and bio .. especially how he studied Doctorate in USA, Acadamic life as a Professor in Burma, Peaceful Demonstration for Burma Democracy as a Legacy. Contact: 260 Belhaven Ave, Daly City, CA 94015 Cell: +1 415 680 5388

Brief Bio

By years .... English ...Burmese ... Development of Hill Region