Here are the top 10 articles you loved from 2018.
The top spot belongs to the article on how to pack a capsule wardrobe for a conference trip.
2019 is going to see us giving more attention to this subject of conference fashion and style on stylishacademic.com.
Post-docs are by nature flighty creatures: moving cities (or even countries) every couple of years; commuting implausible distances between overlapping short-term or part-time contracts; thrashing the international conference circuit like sleep’s gone out of fashion.
Having recently completed my Ph.D. study, I feel a sense of duty to clear certain misconceptions (some of which I previously held) about the Ph.D. journey.
It can be really difficult, deciding on what gifts for whom; so we ran a poll among SA readers, and here’s what they said they want for Christmas…
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#7 I am a woman in Science and I love Instagram
…Somehow, if you try to find a beautiful aesthetic within your research, you are ultimately feminine, and in turn unprofessional.
In a discipline where we all agree there are far too many men, why should we judge those who choose to merge their interests in Science with Art and Communication?
I take very little notice of fashion; I dress for comfort. I don’t wear make-up, partly because I have reactive skin but mostly because I can’t be bothered.
The incomparable Oscar Wilde gave us many pearls of wisdom but one above all remains with me: ‘You can never be overdressed or overeducated’.
Having on more than one occasion been the only person in pjs at a breakfast table, I’ve never since feared being overdressed. Any anyway – who’s judging?
#10 12 gift ideas for Stylish Academics
Whether you are seeking a gift for that special academic in your life, or a fun little something for a Kris Kringle, here are Fashion Editor Madeleine Seys’s holiday gifts ideas for stylish academics
We wish you a Happy 2019 ———- Stylish Academic Team