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June 28, 2016 Paul Mitchell of the MV Jerry Tinkey
Paul is a steersman—a “pilot in training.” Listen as he describes what it takes to do his job and what steps a mariner must follow to get to the wheelhouse. It’s not easy!More...
June 23, 2016 Interview with Capt. Howard Brent
Howard Brent has spent a lifetime in the river industry. While attending the University of Southern Mississippi and Texas A&M, he spent his summers working on the river.More...
June 22, 2016 Gina Lightfoot of The Seafarers Harry Lundeberg School of Seamanship
Gina Lightfoot was born into a maritime family and followed in her father’s footsteps to serve on board container ships for three decades.More...
June 3, 2016 A Day in the Life of a Chief Cook
Seafaring tends to run in families, but it’s not everyday you meet two family members working on board the same ship—let alone in the same department!More...
May 31, 2016 Gwen Amrhein of the MV Keith Darling
Gwen is the cook on board the Keith Darling, but she finds time to use her gift for art too.More...