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Future life at sea: is the ship half full or half empty?
What's ahead in shipping when vessels become more complicated and human factors remain critical? More...
  • December 28, 2018 SCI’s Executive Director gets underway on the Lower Mississippi River SCI President & Executive Director David Rider reflects on his recent four days/nights underway on the Lower Mississippi River. More...
  • December 10, 2018 SCI hosts Paducah River Bell Awards Luncheon SCI hosts its 19th annual awards luncheon with more than 500 guests in attendance. More...

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  • SCI launches digital collection of seafarer records November 22, 2018 SCI calls genealogists to gather 'round the table this Thanksgiving as it launches digital collection of seafarer records. More...
  • The Bishop's Cross awarded to SCI's Doug Stevenson November 12, 2018 At the 242ndannual convention of the Episcopal Diocese of New York on Friday, November 9, Bishop Andrew Dietsche bestowed the Bishop’s Cross—the Diocese’s highest honor—to SCI’s Director of the Center More...
  • SCI sponsors Houston maritime training benefit luncheon November 1, 2018 SCI gathered 200 Houston maritime leaders for a benefit luncheon that included remarks from USCG's 8th District Commander, RADM Paul Thomas. More...
  • SCI jointly releases Caring for Seafarers' Mental Wellbeing October 13, 2018 The Seamen’s Church Institute and the American P&I Club jointly release Caring for Seafarers’ Mental Wellbeing, a document published to provide guidance on responding to both routine and extreme stressors that affect the quality of life of More...
  • Parish priest spends sabbatical on the river September 18, 2018 The Rev. Sue Sommer learns the ropes of river chaplaincy as she serves mariners on the Ohio River. More...
  • SCI celebrates Mr. Jim Lawrence in Silver Bell year September 5, 2018 In the year he was honored with SCI's Silver Bell Award, we spoke to Mr. Jim Lawrence to find out more about his distinguished career in the maritime industry. More...
  • SCI Launches New Digital Archives Platform August 27, 2018 SCI has a new home for its Digital Archives collections More...