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Swanky CSUSM Annual Gala, June 8: Mad About CSUSM

Photo caption: The CSUSM campus was lit up in lights for the nearly 300 attendees of the 2012 gala. This year’s gala, themed after the hit TV show, “Mad Men” will be the premier North County social event of the season.“Mad About CSUSM” will be the theme of this year’s California State University San Marcos gala, scheduled for 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jun. 8, 2013, on the University’s picturesque campus. Guests will enjoy a lively evening of socializing like the men and women of the Sterling Cooper Pryce, as inspired by the popular 1960’s period drama on the AMC cable network, “Mad Men.”Each year hundreds of CSUSM friends and donors, regional business and civic leaders, alumni, faculty, students and staff attend the annual gala. More than just a night of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and dinner and dancing, proceeds will help support innovative research, student programming and the professional development of faculty.Online registration is now open. The public is invited to register now to reserve a spot.  Tickets to the gala are $250 per person and sponsorships are currently available.For more information and ticket sales, visit: www.csusm.edu/gala.What:  CSUSM Annual Gala: “Mad About CSUSM”When:  Saturday, Jun. 8,  6 to 11 p.m.Where: CSUSM campus – 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San MarcosAbout 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 15 miles east of the ocean; just 30 miles north of downtown San Diego.