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Shore Leave Survey 2017
SCI's sixteenth annual Shore Leave Survey provides insight into the experience of merchant seafarers arriving into US ports More...
  • July 18, 2017 The Seamen’s Church Institute delivers Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training SCI leads its first suicide intervention workshop More...
  • June 23, 2017 Silver Bell Maritime Forum The 17th Annual Silver Bell Maritime Forum took place on June 8th, 2017. Speakers included ADM Charles Michel (Vice Commandant, USCG), Angela Chao (... More...

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  • U.S. Immigration Policy's Impact on Seafarers: A Brief History January 31, 2017 An historical perspective on the impact of U.S. immigration policy on international seafarers More...
  • Wellness at Sea Conference, Singapore, January 2017 January 24, 2017 Douglas B. Stevenson Esq., Director of the Center for Seafarers’ Rights at the Seamen's Church Institute, reports on the Wellness at Sea Conference organized by the Sailors’ Society in Singapore, January 2017 More...
  • River Bell Awards Luncheon 2016 December 10, 2016 The Seamen's Church Institute awards three honors at the 17th annual River Bell Awards Luncheon, December 8, 2016 More...
  • Developments in e-Learning at SCI's Center for Maritime Education November 10, 2016 SCI signs a contract to bring e-Learning in-house at the Center for Maritime Education More...
  • Maritime Training Benefit Luncheon, 2016 October 28, 2016 New awards given at the Seamen's Church Institute's annual Maritime Training Benefit Luncheon, Houston, TX More...
  • The Rev. Marjorie Lindstrom retires after 11 years as SCI Senior Port Chaplain October 14, 2016 The Rev. Marjorie Lindstrom reflects on her time with the Seamen's Church Institute as she looks toward her retirement in December this year. More...
  • El Faro Memorial Dedication, Jacksonville FL October 3, 2016 SCI President and Executive Director, the Rev. David M. Rider, recently traveled to Jacksonville for the dedication of a new memorial to those lost on the El Faro one year ago. More...