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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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  • River Bell Awards Ceremony Honors Four Leaders January 5, 2016 Luncheon raises over $260K for Institute’s inland waterways mariner support services. More...
  • Houston Gets Ready for New Simulator November 4, 2015 SCI’s Houston Center for Maritime Education prepares for upgrades to provide innovative educational opportunities for professional mariners. More...
  • 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...