Aung San Suu Kyi Visits Yale!

On September 27, 2012, Burma’s pro-democracy leader and Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi visited Yale to deliver a public address. Speaking to 700 attendees at the sold-out event in Sprague Auditorium, she addressed the importance of rule of law in establishing democracy in Burma. In addition to the address, Suu Kyi attended a … Continue reading

The Lady (film screening)

Myanmar Awareness Days

On April 23-25, 2012, The Myanmar Project launched Myanmar Awareness Days by planting a series of twelve posters on cross campus. The posters addressed Myanmar-related issues such as Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and her decade long house arrest, the bloody student protests of 1988, the ongoing overrepresentation of the military in the parliament, and … Continue reading