Sanbo S. Sakaguchi ’39 (Zoology) received an MD from Marquette University in 1943. The story of his family is told in “Overcoming Tragedy at Manzanar: The Story of the Sakaguchi Family,” published April 13, 2007 in the Japanese American National Museum Magazine (www.discovernikkei.org/en/ journal/2007/4/13/janm-magazine/). Dr. Sakaguchi practices medicine with his sister, Dr. Mary Oda, in San Fernando, California.
Arthur Alef ’47, ’52 LLB practices real estate law in Pasadena, and was in the first class at the UCLA School of Law. He reports that years after graduating, he ran into Dr. Frederick Crescitelli of our department,, and mentioned that he had taken one of his classes. Dr. Crescitelli put his hand on his shoulder and said solemnly, “Tell me, my boy, have you won the Nobel Prize?”