Video Listings

Kari Boesch of the MV AJ Morris
When we last met Kari, she was a Maine Maritime Academy student and had been working as a deckhand on various Ingram vessels. More...
  • September 18, 2015 William Bacadon of the CMA CGM Centaurus

    The Director of SCI–Bay Area, Adrienne Yee, worked as a purser on the SS Universe Explorer from 1997 through mid-2004 with William, who was a plumber on board.

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  • September 3, 2015 David Gibbons of CSR

    Every year, SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights welcomes students from Tulane University Law School to spend several weeks familiarizing themselves with maritime law focused on the well-being of mariners.

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  • August 27, 2015 Mike Cook of the MV Jerry Tinkey on Making Crew Change

    Mariners can join a towboat at any stage on its journey, and often this involves a day of transit just to get to the crew change point. Once, Mike decided to take the bus to go join his vessel and wound with more trip than he bargained for.

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  • August 20, 2015 John Stapleton of the MV Buckeye State

    John has spent several years on the river, working his way up from deckhand to steersman.

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  • August 14, 2015 Orlando Crisostomo of NYK Atlas

    Although he’s been working as a seafarer for four years, Orlando just visited the Port of Oakland for the first time.

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  • August 7, 2015 Karen Graham of ACL

    Karen was working as a deckhand for American Commercial Lines (ACL) when she met Ministry on the Rivers and Gulf Chaplain Kempton Baldridge, who encouraged her to try for her steersman license—even though she'd never considered it an option.

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