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"Standing by to assist" families of the SS El Faro
SCI chaplain the Rev. Kempton D. Baldridge reflects on his time at the hearings into the loss of the SS EL FARO More...
  • February 6, 2017 SCI's CME becomes first marine training center in the US to receive ISO 9001 certification The Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) Center for Maritime Education (CME) recently passed rigorous third-party audits at its facilities in Houston, T More...
  • January 31, 2017 U.S. Immigration Policy's Impact on Seafarers: A Brief History An historical perspective on the impact of U.S. immigration policy on international seafarers More...

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  • 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...
  • Stevenson Contributes to Law Textbook May 2, 2016 The Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights joins legal authorities from around the world in new publication of book of shipping law. More...
  • International Summit on Pan-African Piracy March 4, 2016 SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on piracy off the coasts of Africa after a multi-national meeting. More...
  • Stevenson Advocates for Mariners at ILO Meetings February 17, 2016 Seafarer welfare organizations address standards and issues affecting seafarers worldwide. More...
  • Ad Hoc Tripartite Maritime Committee for the Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185) February 16, 2016 Statement by Douglas B. Stevenson, Esq. at the Ad Hoc Tripartite Maritime Committee for the Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185) More...
  • Maltese Lectures Prepare Maritime Lawyers February 4, 2016 SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights Director shares knowledge and expertise with specialist students training in international maritime law. More...
  • River Bell Awards Ceremony Honors Four Leaders January 5, 2016 Luncheon raises over $260K for Institute’s inland waterways mariner support services. More...