Joe Short

Section Editor, Opinions

Joe Short
Cambridge University

University of Cambridge student news, current affairs, student lifestyle, student theatre, cultural events, English Literature

  • Joe Short is currently a section editor and writer for Opinions at The Tab Cambridge
  • Joe is particularly interested in aspects of interviews, Cambridge student life and representing cultural points of interest
  • In his free time Joe enjoys working in Cambridge student theatre, as well as the reading and discussion of literature


Joe Short joined The Tab Cambridge in May 2023 as an Interviews and News Writer, before progressing to be Section Editor (News) for Michaelmas 2023. He became Section Editor (Opinions) in February 2024


Joe Short is in his second year of undergraduate study reading English at Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, trying to stay afloat amid the Part IB dissertation


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