Quite a few search results for the name “Armando Kapauan” have led people to this blog, but they did not find the information they were looking for.
That is because his name is not Armando, but Amando. Amando Fajardo Kapauan, Ph.D. He was the second son of Amando Kapauan Sr. who passed away in his dotage in 1974. Amando Kapauan Sr. was my grandfather. Amando F. Kapauan, Ph.D. was my father Oscar’s older brother.
If you have reached this page looking for my uncle, let me point you towards a couple of other pages that might help you.
If you click HERE you will be taken to the Ateneo de Manila website, to a page that contains Tito Ding’s photo, and an article about Amando F. Kapauan Ph.D. written by Ma. Assunta Cuyegkeng, PhD. The first time I read it I realized that I didn’t know my uncle at all, but I had this article to thank because it allowed me to realize what a fine man my uncle was.
A.Q., Dodi, Hilda, Vivian — I hope this entry helps people find out about your father’s work and let them know what they can do to continue it.