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California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) President Karen Haynes and the CSUSM Foundation Board will host the annual black-tie gala on Saturday, June 3 from 6 to 11 p.m. This year’s event is Monopoly-themed, complete with dancing, dining, casino games, and entertainment. Hundreds of CSUSM friends and donors, regional business and civic leaders, alumni, faculty, students, and staff are expected to attend. This year’s guests will have an opportunity to stroll through the Boardwalk of auction items and show their support for the university as they Pass Go. Proceeds from the event will support student scholarships, innovative research, and the professional development of faculty. The gala is open to the public. For more information and to purchase tickets go to