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Remembering Chairman Emeritus George Benjamin
A celebration of the life and contribution of George Benjamin, Chairman Emeritus of the Seamen's Church Institute, by the Rev. David M. Rider, Executive Director and President of SCI. More...
  • September 20, 2016 Report from second International Maritime Health Seminar – Panama City SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on the recent presentations given by SCI representatives at the International Maritime... More...
  • September 1, 2016 Nation appointed to USCG Advisory Position SCI Chaplain Michael C. Nation adds to government and industry discussions of safety on a vital section of American waterways. More...

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  • The Legacy of Captain Buddy Compton May 4, 2015 Highly respected captain, teacher and mentor Captain Buddy Compton passed away on April 28. More...
  • Giving Back to Fellow Seafarers April 20, 2015 The Director of SCI’s International Maritime Center—herself a former a seafarer—shares why she happily “returns the favor” to thousands of seafarers calling at ports in the Bay Area of California. More...
  • Chaplains Hone Emergency Response Skills March 12, 2015 SCI’s President & Executive Director writes about the course he and five other chaplains recently completed for pastoral crisis interventions. More...
  • SCI Mountain Challenge 2015 March 9, 2015 SCI announces the opening of registration for its outdoor adventure race this fall: a test of endurance inspired by mariners. More...
  • Inspiring Environmental Stewards January 27, 2015 SCI’s Douglas B. Stevenson has travelled the United States, building up a pool of port chaplains who can help seafarers understand US environmental laws. More...
  • Comments on USCG NPRM on Facility Access January 15, 2015 Comments on Seafarers’ Access to Maritime Facilities: A Proposed Rule by the Coast Guard on 12/29/2014 More...
  • SCI’s New Chapter in Maritime Training January 9, 2015 On December 10, 2014, SCI launched a major initiative to transform training for America’s inland mariners at its Center for Maritime Education in Paducah, KY. More...