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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 (Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group), Capt. Kirsten Martin, (Commanding Officer, USCG National Maritime Center), Boriana Farrar (Vice President, American P&I Club), Dr. Rafael Lefkowitz (Assistant Professor, Yale Medical School’s Dept. of Occupational and Environmental Medicine), and Rev. David M. Rider, President & Executive Director of SCI. More...
  • June 12, 2017 40th Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner Held on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Chelsea Piers, NYC More...
  • May 23, 2017 SCI’s Doug Stevenson presents at ICMA Western Europe Regional Conference SCI’s Doug Stevenson discusses MLC, 2006 with port chaplains from all over Europe More...

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  • Nation appointed to USCG Advisory Position September 1, 2016 SCI Chaplain Michael C. Nation adds to government and industry discussions of safety on a vital section of American waterways. More...
  • River Chaplain Assists Seafarers in East Africa August 29, 2016 Chaplain Kempton Baldridge, most often found plying American waterways, voyaged beyond the riverbanks to employ the skills he uses every day to help a group of mariners affected by piracy. More...
  • Shore Leave Survey 2016 August 10, 2016 SCI’s Annual Seafarer Shore Leave Survey indicates why some seafarers remain stuck on board their vessels in U.S. ports. More...
  • Recognizing a Hero at Sea July 7, 2016 Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights and President of the Life Saving Benevolent Association, awarded an LSBA medal of honor to Mr. Anthony Pozun, acknowledging his bravery during a 2015 water rescue. More...
  • Silver Bell Awards Honor Leadership, Courage June 15, 2016 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...
  • SCI hosts LEGO Ship Exhibit May 19, 2016 by Stephen Lyman, Director, Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center More...
  • IMO Sec-Gen Visits SCI’s Port Newark Center May 4, 2016 Head of global maritime standard-setting authority visits SCI’s International Seafarers’ Center in Port Newark. More...