Hasan Minhaj of ‘The Daily Show’ comes to Illini Union


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Comedian Hasan Minhaj performs at a comedy show in Washington, D.C. on May 5, 2016.

Hasan Minhaj, senior correspondent for “The Daily Show”, will be performing at 7 p.m. at the Illini Union on Monday.

Minhaj has been at “The Daily Show” since 2014 and was invited to speak at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in 2017.

The event is expected to feature satirical comedy by Minhaj and a Q&A session for audience members to interact with him.

The Illini Union Board and the Society of Professional Journalists will be co-hosting the event. The event is free and open to all University students with an i-card.

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