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SEE Welcomes Hasan Minhaj for Homecoming Comedy Show—Virtually

By Maryland Today Staff

Comedian Hasan Minhaj will headline Student Entertainment Events’ (SEE’s) 2020 Homecoming Comedy Show at the University of Maryland on Oct. 29.

The show will be a virtual interactive interview session including a moderated Q&A, online Pictionary game and audience Q&A. The show will begin at 8 p.m., with a pre-show at 7:30 p.m.

The show is open to the UMD community and alumni. Tickets are free of charge for members of the UMD community and $15 for alumni. Tickets went on sale today at

Minhaj is the host and creator of the Emmy and Peabody award-winning weekly comedy show “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj,” which explores the modern cultural and political landscape.

In 2017, he starred in a one-hour Netflix comedy special, “Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King,” that earned a Peabody Award, hosted the White House Correspondents' Dinner, and appeared for the first time at UMD for the Homecoming Comedy Show. A first-generation American, Minhaj was a correspondent on “The Daily Show” with hosts John Stewart and Trevor Noah.

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