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Theodore de Laguna
The Michigan Alumnus 62-65

Theodore de Laguna has 
been made Assistant Professor of Education, to fill the place left vacant 
by the resignation of Professor Alger. Professor de Laguna was born 
in Oakland, Calif., in 1876. He re
ceived the degree of A. B. from the 
University of California in 1896, and 
took his Master's degree in 1899 at 
Cornell.

From 1900 to 1901 he held 
the position of fellow in philosophy
 at Cornell, taking his Doctor's degree 
in 1901. He also held the position of 
honorary fellow in philosophy in 1903-
04. After taking his Doctor's degree
 in 1901 he taught for two years in
 the Philippine Islands, returning to 
Cornell in 1904, where he became as
sistant in philosophy.

He is a mem
ber of the American Philosophical As
sociation, and has written several ar
ticles in ethics in the Philosophical 
Review and Professor Harrison's
 Festschrift.