Jessica Okelo

student contributor

Jessica Okelo
Exeter University

Student experience, student news, University of Exeter, social inequality, pop culture, Netflix, television, opinion, student culture

  • Jess is currently a student contributor where she writes articles for The Tab Exeter as well as the national page
  • Jess enjoys writing opinion pieces in which she gets to interview people about their individual experiences
  • In her free time, Jess enjoys following formula one, dance, musical theatre, fashion and travel


Jessica Okelo joined The Tab Exeter in 2023 at the beginning of her second year of university starting off as a student contributor for their team


Jessica Okelo is in her second year at the University of Exeter studying a BA in Anthropology with a particular interest in her modules addressing social inequalities and injustices


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It’s settled: This is exactly what meal deal each of the England Euro 2024 squad would be

Pickford gives off big Monster Munch energy

‘It’s too weird’: Everything the Game of Thrones cast have said about House of the Dragon

They simply can’t let go of Westeros

Meet the WAGs of the England Euro 2024 squad cheering our boys on from the sideline

Tolami Benson is everything I aspire to be

Inside the life of Sasha Attwood when she’s not cheering on Jack Grealish in the stands

*Cries in wannabe WAG*

Influencers to professional golfers: Meet the Formula One WAGs turning heads on the racetrack

Praying Lando Norris is still available

Here are all the struggles you’ll relate to as an international student studying at Exeter

Oh, how I miss the sun!

Here are six wholesome moments that represent girlhood at Exeter University

A love letter to all the girls x

If you loved Griselda, you should definitely watch these TV shows next

We simply can’t let go

Here’s a list all the famous people you didn’t know went to Exeter Uni

And they happen to fit the Exet-ah stereotype perfectly!

‘The overwhelming whiteness is isolating’: Black students on their experience at Exeter Uni

October is Black History Month in the UK, so everybody take the knee