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SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights evolves to meet the needs of mariners
As SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights becomes the Mariner Advocacy Center, the change in title reflects its evolving scope More...
  • January 28, 2019 SCI hosts "Floating Conference" SCI hosts a one-day workshop on digital maritime heritage, facilitated by a National Park Service Maritime Heritage Grant, aboard a lighterage barge... More...
  • January 15, 2019 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...

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  • SCI’s Executive Director gets underway on the Lower Mississippi River December 28, 2018 SCI President & Executive Director David Rider reflects on his recent four days/nights underway on the Lower Mississippi River. More...
  • SCI hosts Paducah River Bell Awards Luncheon December 10, 2018 SCI hosts its 19th annual awards luncheon with more than 500 guests in attendance. 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...
  • The Bishop's Cross awarded to SCI's Doug Stevenson November 12, 2018 At the 242nd annual 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 Cente 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...