Michael Miller Picat, a college instructor and research editor at St. Louis College of Bulanao in Tabuk City, Kalinga, is passionate about research. His dedication to continuous learning and his outstanding research work have earned him the prestigious Gawad Tugatog Outstanding Global Educator award.
Gawad Tugatog is an organization that honors exceptional individuals across various fields, including sports, television, the armed forces, law, medicine, education, and training. Michael was one of six awardees this year. He was selected for the award because of his commitment to research and his dedication to continuous learning. He has attended numerous seminars and training sessions, and he has published two research studies in prestigious journals, namely the International Journal of Research Publication and Reviews and SCOPUS.
Michael says that he loves research because it is more than just answering questions. It is a journey of exploration and self-discovery. He finds it rewarding to use his knowledge to generate new ideas and to improve existing situations.
"Research is not just a professional activity," Michael says. "It's also a personal journey of learning and discovery."
Michael's passion for research is evident in his work. His research has made significant contributions to his respective fields.
With the award, Michael is even more inspired to "maintain high standards and creativity" in his field of specialization. He hopes that his achievement will inspire other educators to pursue their passion for research and to use their knowledge to make a difference in the world.
Michael's dedication to research has earned him the respect of his colleagues and the admiration of his students. He is a true inspiration to us all.