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Silver Bell Awards Honor Leadership, Courage
Celebrating the maritime connection essential to modern-day life, SCI’s annual awards ceremony lauded the contributions made by persons who strengthen the bonds of community and camaraderie. More...
  • May 19, 2016 SCI hosts LEGO Ship Exhibit by Stephen Lyman, Director, Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center More...
  • May 4, 2016 IMO Sec-Gen Visits SCI’s Port Newark Center Head of global maritime standard-setting authority visits SCI’s International Seafarers’ Center in Port Newark. More...

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  • Mariners’ Hope [UPDATED] October 8, 2015 This morning, the United States Coast Guard announced the suspension of its search for the missing crew from El Faro More...
  • Live Coverage of Maritime Adventure Race September 15, 2015 Website tracks real-time traffic on the mountains of western Maine, providing coverage of the race supporting North America’s largest mariners’ service agency. More...
  • Bacharach Awarded Medal for Heroism August 31, 2015 The Lifesaving Benevolent Association of New York lauded Mr. Elan Bacharach for his part in rescuing a man wounded near South Street Seaport. More...
  • New Director for Port Newark Center August 19, 2015 SCI’s Port Newark facility gains new leadership at the gateway into and out of the East Coast’s largest port. More...
  • 2015 Seafarer Shore Leave Survey July 28, 2015 A 2015 survey reveals why some seafarers cannot obtain shore leave in US ports. More...
  • Silver Bell Awards 2015 June 15, 2015 A shared passion and concern brought together a diverse group of people from several segments of the maritime industry to celebrate the milestone achievements of three careers and to raise funds to support mariners served by SCI. More...
  • Advocating for Seafarers’ Health June 1, 2015 A new Seafarer Wellness Program, made possible by a grant from the New York Community Trust, continues the Institute’s efforts of providing seafarers with exceptional support services in port. More...