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Flash Mob Surprises Incoming Students at CSUSM

Students, staff and even a campus police officer surprised incoming students today at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) when a flash mob showed off their coordinated dance moves to Tiao Cruz’s “Dynamite” following the freshmen class photo on campus.Organizers of the flash mob planned the reveal to coincide with the university’s Weeks of Welcome, which offers a number of exciting events to new and continuing CSUSM students, welcoming them to the new academic year. This fall, campus officials anticipate reaching a historic milestone as the 21-year-old university breaks record enrollment with 10,000 students.Video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUmdTUmmVtg&feature=youtu.be&hd=1About California State University San MarcosCalifornia State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. 85 percent of CSUSM’s alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is fifteen miles east of the ocean; just thirty miles north of downtown San Diego.