Forty-Niner Forum Speakers Series


Upcoming Event:

Minhaj is a comedian, actor, and writer in New York. He is a correspondent on the Emmy and Peabody award­-winning program The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. His critically acclaimed one-man show, Homecoming King, recently returned Off­-Broadway after a sold ­out run in 2015 and debuted as a Netflix Original Stand Up in 2017.     


See Hasan Live & In-Person!

Wednesday, November 8th, 7pm

Popp Martin Student Union, 340

Meet & Greet to follow in Bistro 49!


The Forty-Niner Forum Speakers Series is responsible for gauging the interests of the UNC Charlotte Community, and supplying the community with dynamic, diverse, and engaging speakers involved in those identified interests. 

To join the Forty-Niner Forum Committee: apply here. For more information, contact us at or 704-687-LEAD (5323).


Unless otherwise stated, our events are FREE & OPEN to the public! Please visit Parking Services for more information on visitor parking.

Students or visitors to campus who need accommodations for a public campus event should contact Disability Services at 704-687-0040 or at For more information, click here to visit UNC Charlotte's Accessibility website.