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Baruch College Hosts Seminar on Lessons Learned From A Career Short Seller

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Whitney Tilson

NEW YORK, NY-April 8, 2015- The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business invites you to its upcoming luncheon, 12 Years of Short Selling, on Tuesday, April 14.

Whitney Tilson, founder and managing partner of Kase Capital Management, will discuss current issues of corporate integrity, share lessons learned from short selling and take audience questions.

He has co-authored two books, The Art of Value Investing: How the World's Best Investors Beat the Market (2013) and More Mortgage Meltdown: 6 Ways to Profit in These Bad Times (2009). He was one of the authors of Poor Charlie's Almanack, the definitive book on Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, and he has written for Forbes, the Financial Times, Kiplinger's, the Motley Fool Tilson is a CNBC Contributor, who was featured in a “60 Minutes segment in December 2008 about the housing crisis that won an Emmy, and has spoken widely on value investing and behavioral finance.

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WHAT: 12 Years of Short Selling

WHEN:  Tuesday, April 14, 2015

             Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

             Presentation and Q&A: 12:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

WHERE:  Baruch College- Newman Vertical Campus

               55 Lexington Ave

               Room 14-220



About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to



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