Retired Royal Canadian Navy sailor, trained journalist, creative writer, and PhD candidate.
Samantha D. Stevens is a British/Canadian settler PhD candidate in collaborative Canadian studies with a Specialization in Political Economy at Carleton University.
Samantha is currently working on her dissertation and plans to defend by April 2025.
New page added: “Current Project: PhD Dissertation”
With ResearchGate removing their “Projects” pages and ability to update progress, I decided to add a new page to this website that allowed me to track the progress on my dissertation. As a living document, not only does tracking my progress allow for a level of transparency in my work, but it is also a…Read More
In the news: “Finding purpose in learning after PTSD, Navy career”
Proud to share my education story as part of Athabasca University’s “Transforming Lives” series. Click below to read more.Read More
“It’s enough”: Embracing our core
During the pandemic I think we, as a society, truly learned how overworked, burnt out, and overstimulated we really are. Though it differed for everyone, for a time the pause on our daily hustles revealed a world of quiet, a world of thoughtful interactions. However, as the work pace has picked up again, I have…Read More