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Comments on Seafarers’ Access to Maritime Facilities: A Proposed Rule by the Coast Guard on 12/29/2014 More...
  • The Sinking of the SS Marine Electric September 8, 2014 Retired mariner Gene Kelly shares his harrowing story of surviving the sinking of one of maritime history’s most notorious ships. More...
  • Discovering a Complex World August 8, 2014 Center for Seafarers’ Rights Intern Mark Vessio writes how his experience at SCI helped him see firsthand how the law affects various sectors of the maritime industry. More...

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Steersmen Train with New Technology July 16, 2010

AEP Steersmen completed SCI’s USCG-approved Mate/Steersman class on July 2, the first graduates of the new two-week program.

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USCG Captain of the Port Visits SCI July 14, 2010

USCG Captain Linda L. Fagan with SCI’s President & Executive Director, the Rev. David M. Rider, and Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights, Douglas B. Stevenson, during a visit to the... More...

2010 Shore Leave Study Published June 25, 2010

SCI’s 2010 Shore Leave Report paints a picture of obstacles seafarers face in obtaining shore leave. This year’s Report indicates shore leave denials due primarily to lack of visas.

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SCI Honors and Remembers Mariners May 19, 2010

Participants placed a memorial wreath on the waters of the New York Harbor near the Merchant Mariners’ Memorial in Battery Park as part of SCI’s ceremony for National Maritime Day.

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SCI Ministries Work Together in Houston April 26, 2010

by the Rev. David M. Rider, President & Executive Director 

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Awards Celebrate a Ministry of Firsts April 6, 2010

Great leaders have guided SCI through firsts in maritime ministry. The 2010 Silver Bell Awards Dinner honors C. Berdon Lawrence, The Rev. Dr. Jean R. Smith, and VADM Vivien S. Crea (ret.).

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Coast Guard Notice Cites SCI Shore Leave Study October 14, 2009

by Deborah G. Blanchard, Staff Attorney

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