After your first day of classes, come get some laughs in at this Welcome Week event featuring the national headlining comedian DT Owens in the Owen Center Theatre. Comedian D.T. Owens started performing stand-up comedy while a sophomore at The University of Alabama- Birmingham. After receiving his BS degree in criminal justice, Owens decided he would pursue his life’s purpose of fighting crime, social injustices, inequality, and other social problems through laughter. Owens recently toured with comedian Kevin Hart and is a nationally touring headliner performer with 2 national television appearances on BET Comic View and over 13 years of professional stand-up comedy experience.