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Captain Mendoza of the MV Ikan Salmon

Captain Mendoza of the MV Ikan Salmon
While his ship was docked in Port Newark, Captain Mendoza hoped to visit his sister who lives in Boston. More...
  • Jose Gonzalez Jr. of Galaxy Ace

    March 24, 2016 José Gonzalez Jr. of Galaxy Ace

    José has worked at sea for his whole career and thinks he’ll continue until retirement. Besides being able to provide a good life for his family, working as a seafarer has allowed him to go places he would never otherwise visit—for free!

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  • Dr. Rafael Lefkowitz of Yale University

    March 7, 2016 Dr. Rafael Lefkowitz of Yale University

    Dr. Rafael Lefkowitz studies occupational health at Yale University.

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  • Capt. Terri Smiley of the MV Mae Etta Hines

    February 26, 2016 Capt. Terri Smiley of the MV Mae Etta Hines

    Captain Terri Smiley already retired once, but she says, “I can't stay away from the river.” You may remember her from this video.

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  • James Warren of MV Kentucky

    February 12, 2016 James Warren of the MV Kentucky

    When he left the US Marine Corps, James faced some tough times as he tried to take care of his family. But he found work on board a towboat, and now he’s committed to a career on the water.

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  • Joe Mackey of the MV James H

    January 29, 2016 Joe Mackey of the MV James H

    A veteran of the USS Kentucky, Joe’s used to working on board larger vessels than a towboat. Not only that—he's also used to working below the water, rather than on it.

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  • Hunter of the MV Janis R. Brewer

    January 15, 2016 Hunter of the MV Janis R. Brewer

    Although he dreamed of working in construction, Hunter found that a career on the river can be rewarding too—and now he’s got his eye on the wheelhouse.

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