2017 Recipients

Aden Sugiantoro

Aden Sugiantoro

School of Government and Public Policy Indonesia, Indonesia

Aden Sugiantoro is an Indonesian young scholar who graduated from a law school and is now pursuing master’s degree in the field of Public Policy at School of Government and Public Policy Indonesia. His research area interests are in the field of religions and state, human rights, constitutional studies as well as policy-analysis. He is also pursuing his lawyer’s license in Indonesia to improve and implement his academic skills through practical fields. He has also been awarded as one of the 125 Scholars worldwide at The Yenching Academy of Peking University for the cohort 2017-2018. He is currently active in taking part in international conferences for publication in relevant areas to support his academic life.

Marilou Lopez-Pasion

Marilou Lopez-Pasion

Saint Louis University, Philippines

Marilou graduated with a Bachelor of Secondary Education, Major in Library Science, and Master of Library and Information Technology from Saint Louis University. She is currently enrolled in Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Management program at the same institution.

She has worked as a Section Head Librarian of Saint Louis University and became a member of the Faculty of the School of Computing and Information Sciences, teaching courses for the Bachelor of Library and Information Science and Master in Library and Information Sciences programs at Saint Louis University. At the same time, Marilou has been working as a Research Adviser and Research Promoter member of the thesis defense panel in Saint Louis University. She has helped the community as a Library Consultant of C+ACT College, Tabuk, Kalinga

A few interesting life experiences that contributed to the professional growth and development comprise of implementing Information Communication Technology integration in Libraries; resource speaker in local, national and international conferences or training; applying and obtaining grants in the field of librarianship and other activities; and completing training programs overseas.