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Silver Bell Maritime Forum
The 17th Annual Silver Bell Maritime Forum took place on June 8th, 2017. Speakers included ADM Charles Michel (Vice Commandant, USCG), Angela Chao (Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group), Capt. Kirsten Martin, (Commanding Officer, USCG National Maritime Center), Boriana Farrar (Vice President, American P&I Club), Dr. Rafael Lefkowitz (Assistant Professor, Yale Medical School’s Dept. of Occupational and Environmental Medicine), and Rev. David M. Rider, President & Executive Director of SCI. More...
  • June 12, 2017 40th Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner Held on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Chelsea Piers, NYC More...
  • May 23, 2017 SCI’s Doug Stevenson presents at ICMA Western Europe Regional Conference SCI’s Doug Stevenson discusses MLC, 2006 with port chaplains from all over Europe More...

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  • SCI hosts Mariner Health Roundtable May 11, 2017 SCI hosts a roundtable on "Human Factors in Mariner Health and Safety" in CME-Paducah, attended by representatives from brown water, blue water and Great Lakes companies. More...
  • SCI and Captain David Howell help companies identify, promote, and retain talent March 28, 2017 Captain Stephen Polk highlights the benefits of CME's Transas assessment programs, led by Captain David Howell More...
  • Center for Seafarers' Rights Case Study: Self-help Rights for Seafarers March 3, 2017 “Sir Douglas, I just received my flight details. I’m going home tomorrow sir. Thank you very much...” Doug Stevenson of SCI's Center for Seafarers' Rights presents a recent case study. More...
  • "Standing by to assist" families of the SS El Faro February 17, 2017 SCI chaplain the Rev. Kempton D. Baldridge reflects on his time at the hearings into the loss of the SS EL FARO More...
  • SCI's CME becomes first marine training center in the US to receive ISO 9001 certification February 6, 2017 The Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) Center for Maritime Education (CME) recently passed rigorous third-party audits at its facilities in Houston, TX and Paducah, KY, contracting with WCS Quality Reg More...
  • 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 More...
  • Wellness at Sea Conference, Singapore, January 2017 January 24, 2017 Douglas B. Stevenson Esq., Director of the Center for Seafarers’ Rights at the Seamen's Church Institute, reports on the Wellness at Sea Conference organized by the Sailors’ Society in Singapore, January 2017 More...