International education and travel related links, photos, quotes and pieces of interest.
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People Who Studied Abroad #458:
William LeBaron Jenney, architect (best known as the “father of skyscrapers” after designing the first skyscraper in 1884)
He graduated from the École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures in Paris, France in 1856. At that school, he was a classmate of Gustave Eiffel, designer of the Eiffel Tower.
[thanks to James!]