Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
by | Fashion/Style

The Sartorial Science Project is a Tumblr site dedicated to scientists who love fashion, and you can be a part of it too as an academic scientist! Simply submit a photo of yourself and give the following details about your research and style inspiration: Name: Institution: Job: Research in (10 words): Fashion icon: If my research were […]

Oh boy, the PhD is not easy!
Oh boy, the PhD is not easy!
by | Lifestyle

By Dr Michael Irene| Trust me when I say this, PhD is hard. When, in January 2012, I started the program, I didn’t anticipate what was coming. In November of the same year, a shocker came: my first supervisor resigned without informing me, and a new one was assigned. The new supervisor read my work […]

Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
by | Fashion/Style

The runway is hardly fit for everyday wear, but the streets that lead to the runway are paved with intense creativity. Here are some photos off the streets of Seoul that may inspire you to mix things up a bit in your wardrobe the next time you are preparing for work. At Stylish Academic we stamp these […]

5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
by | Fashion/Style

Beauty and style do not always have to break the bank you know? It can be affordable yet effortlessly chic. Many of us do not wear makeup to the campus, not because we don’t give a hoot (some of us don’t actually), but because there isn’t enough time in the morning to “face-fuss”. For others, […]

“Fall” for necktie tops
“Fall” for necktie tops
by | Fashion/Style

Bring back the 70s this fall, it’s the season of the necktie blouse. It’s might seem a tricky trend to pull off, but it’s actually quite easy. The secret to elegantly wearing a necktie blouse is to keep the rest of your outfit minimalist. The necktie makes a loud enough statement on its own, so let […]

5 Basic White Tee Looks to Campus
5 Basic White Tee Looks to Campus
by | Fashion/Style

No matter the love-hate relationship one might have with the colour White, this basic tee is a fashion staple item. It gives life to a 70s skirt, and adds class to the most eccentric of outfits – say a colourful embroidered jacket. Here are 5 ways you may rock the basic white tee to the […]

Meet the Scholar | Claudette Kika
Meet the Scholar | Claudette Kika
by | Meet The Scholar

Meet Claudette Kika. It’s not everyday you find a scholar who kinda likes Kim Kardashian. Tell us about your research? My research is about supporting student management with business analytics in the UK Higher Education sector. I aim to explore the use and impact of business analytics in UK’s institutions of higher education, with regards student […]

Stylist – race, beauty, equality issues
Stylist – race, beauty, equality issues
by | Fashion/Style

Stylist Magazine recently made a grand announcement on their Instagram page, introducing their “diversity manifesto”. It reads: We will ensure every piece of beauty editorial is relevant to women of all skin tones and hair type This declaration was accompanied by the following hash tags – #beauty #stylish #diversity #equality The comments section gave enough food […]

What’s for Summer? Academic Style
What’s for Summer? Academic Style
by | Fashion/Style

After weeks of teasing, summer has finally decided to make a grand entrance. While others bask in the sunlight at the poolside in bikinis, there’s work to be done on this side of the divide – scripts to mark, dissertation students to supervise, or paper deadlines to meet. You might partially lose your outdoors, but you […]

Tim Hunt and “the girls in Science”
Tim Hunt and “the girls in Science”
by | Features

These Science girl tears I shed  |    By Furaha Asani   | She is a PhD researcher at the Department of Infection and Immunity, University of Sheffield. Furaha also writes for African Hadithi, an online magazine. Here, Furaha shares with us her take on Tim Hunt and “the girls in science”. Furaha writes: If you’re active on […]