WYTU Thingyan 2016
On Wednesday April 6th, WYTU students came to share traditional culture and celebrate the New Year in West Yangon Technological University’s campus
Dr. Theingi, Rector of WYTU and academic staffs and also distinguished guests attended the event.
The celebration opened up with remarkable opening speech by Rector Dr. Theingi. The event then proceeded into its main performances that included dance, singing, and delightful performances. Students wearing beautifully colored traditional outfits dance and sang with smiles on their faces. The female dancers performed some traditional and graceful dances.
Lecturers and students from each departments from WYTU were serving delicious snacks such as fresh fruit, Mont-lone-yay-paw and traditional foods.
Many current students and alumni from WYTU University came to show support and enjoy the food and performances. The event ended with splashes of water and prize give away. All students participated in dancing on stage to the traditional Thingyan music. Many WYTU student volunteers joined in on the festivities and were extremely eager to join in on the fun.
To end the event, Dr. Theingi led students and teachers in singing and water splash. The water splash persisted well into the rest of the sunny and warm Wednesday afternoon. Laughter and screaming could be heard as cold water sprayed through the air on this important holiday for WYTU students. West Yangon Technological University’s beautiful campus graciously welcomed this celebration that accompanied the beautiful day so well.
After-exam period makes them relieving all stress and fun in campus.