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Posted by Tasha Weiss on March 10, 2011 at 10:11 AM.
The most recent installment of AISC’s free podcast series, Steel Profiles, features a 32-minute interview with well-respected educator and lecturer Louis F. Geschwindner, Ph.D., P.E. Geschwindner recently retired after serving for nearly 40 years as a faculty member in the Architectural Engineering Department at the Pennsylvania State University, and he also served the last nine years as AISC’s vice president of engineering and research. Over the years he’s helped continue the education of more than 15,000 practicing professionals. In recognition of his many contributions to the industry and his life-long love of education, AISC has renamed its annual seminar series’ in his honor. Learn more by clicking on February’s news post.
This fourth monthly Steel Profiles podcast gets up close and personal with Geschwindner as he talks not only about his tenure at Penn State and AISC, but also his outrageous tie collection and how he maintains his signature mustache.
If you missed any of the first three Steel Profiles, simply visit www.aisc.org/Podcasts where all Steel Profiles podcasts are available for easy listening and downloading. You can also access them on iTunes. Register for a free Steel Profiles subscription and each new monthly episode will automatically be downloaded for you. For detailed instructions read our previous news post about Steel Profiles, which also includes information about Podcast #2 with incoming Specification Committee chair Shankar Nair, Ph.D., S.E. Detailed information about Podcast #3 with welding expert Duane Miller, Sc.D, P.E., can also be found on Steel in the News here.
Stay tuned for April’s podcast featuring an interview with our very own Scott Melnick, AISC vice president and editor of MSC.