In All About Julia Morgan, early readers will find out information and fun facts about this remarkable hidden figure. Julia Morgan was born into a world that doubted the ability of women. Because her mother and grandmother taught her not to listen that is exactly what she did and not listen. She believed in her abilities. Not only did she graduate college as the only woman in her class getting a degree in civil engineering, she went on to attend Beaux-Arts in Paris. As the best architecture school in the world, many were surprised when she passed the entrance exams, and even more so when she finished the five-year program in three years!