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As SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights becomes the Mariner Advocacy Center, the change in title reflects its evolving scope More...
  • SCI hosts "Floating Conference" January 28, 2019 SCI hosts a one-day workshop on digital maritime heritage, facilitated by a National Park Service Maritime Heritage Grant, aboard a lighterage barge in Red Hook, NY. More...
  • 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...

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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... More...

SCI Launches New Digital Archives Platform August 27, 2018

SCI has a new home for its Digital Archives collections

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SCI’s Chaplain Baldridge at United States Merchant Marine Academy August 2, 2018

Chaplain Kempton D. Baldridge recounts his recent time supporting incoming freshmen at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY

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Doctoral dissertation harnesses SCI's extensive archives July 23, 2018

SCI Archivist, Johnathan Thayer, Ph.D., reflects on his recent doctoral dissertation "Merchant Seamen, Sailortowns, and the Parameters of U.S. Citizenship, 1828-1945".

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LSBA Awards Ceremony 2018 May 17, 2018

The Life Saving Benevolent Association (LSBA) awards three heroes in ceremony at SCI's International Seafarers' Center, one of whom received two awards for two separate rescues!

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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

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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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