Homecoming Comedy Show: Jim Ruel

Get ready to laugh out loud as the Campus Activities Council (CAC) proudly presents Jim Ruel for a night of unforgettable comedy at UMN Morris' Homecoming celebration! Join us on Friday, September 6, 2024, at 8:30 p.m. for a hilarious performance by this talented comedian.

Jim Ruel, a stand-up comedian of Ojibwe descent, is known for his witty observations, clever humor, and unique storytelling. His comedy blends personal experiences with sharp social commentary, offering a fresh and entertaining perspective that resonates with audiences of all backgrounds.

This event is part of the Homecoming festivities, promising an evening filled with joy and laughter. Don't miss the chance to see Jim Ruel live on stage, delivering his signature brand of humor that has charmed audiences nationwide. Whether you're a student, an alumni, or a Morris community member, this is a show you won't want to miss. Come early to grab the best seats, and get ready for a night of fun and laughter at the University of Minnesota Morris!

RSVP & More Information:
Register on Campus Connection to RSVP and check the Homecoming website for more events throughout Homecoming Week!

Bio: Jim Ruel is a comedian, writer, and actor. He is an Ojibwe Native American of the Bay Mills Indian Community. He grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he spent the first ten years of his career performing in comedy clubs around the Midwest. He was a finalist in NBC’s Diversity Talent Search, leading to his first television appearance on ‘The World Stands Up,’ taped in London, England. He was also featured on ‘Goin Native: the American Indian Comedy Slam’ on Showtime. He works in film and media as the Intertribal Entertainment Production Coordinator for the Southern California Indian Center. Jim is the host/writer of the Indiginerd Project video blog on YouTube.

Friday, September 6 at 8:30pm

Student Center, Edson Auditorium
600 East 4th Street, Morris, MN 56267