Port Newark

The International Seafarers' Center at Port Newark not only provides a warm welcome to seafarers but also to the community. More...
  • Seafarer Mental Health Roundtable March 20, 2018 SCI holds a Seafarer Mental Health Roundtable: read the article and official report More...
  • Center for Seafarers' Rights: Intern Report August 17, 2017 Julianne Weidman reports on her time as an intern at the SCI Center for Seafarers' Rights, Summer 2017 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

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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.

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SCI hosts LEGO Ship Exhibit May 19, 2016

by Stephen Lyman, Director, Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center

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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.

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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.

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Advocating for Seafarers’ Health June 1, 2015

A new Seafarer Wellness Program, made possible by a grant from the New York Community Trust, continues the Institute’s efforts of providing seafarers with exceptional support services in port.

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An Interactive Historical Timeline of the Seamen’s Church Institute May 13, 2015

Founded in 1834, SCI’s historic records detail the development of maritime commerce in the City of New York from early days. An online photographic timeline created with Prezi opens the vaults of... More...