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Findings from the Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) 2018 Shore Leave Survey published
SCI presents findings from its 2018 Shore Leave Survey to the USCG. More...
  • August 2, 2018 SCI’s Chaplain Baldridge at United States Merchant Marine Academy Chaplain Kempton D. Baldridge recounts his recent time supporting incoming freshmen at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY More...
  • July 23, 2018 Doctoral dissertation harnesses SCI's extensive archives SCI Archivist, Johnathan Thayer, Ph.D., reflects on his recent doctoral dissertation "Merchant Seamen, Sailortowns, and the Parameters of U.S.... More...

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  • SCI celebrates long-standing association with ADM Charles Michel, USCG (ret.) July 11, 2018 As ADM Charles Michel retires after an illustrious career, we reflect both on his impact on seafarer well-being, and SCI's relationship with him over the years More...
  • 41st Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner June 10, 2018 On June 6, 2018, SCI held their 41st Annual Silver Bell Awards dinner. More...
  • 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! More...
  • SCI Port Newark Engages with the Community May 3, 2018 The International Seafarers' Center at Port Newark not only provides a warm welcome to seafarers but also to the community. More...
  • Seafarer Mental Health Roundtable March 20, 2018 SCI holds a Seafarer Mental Health Roundtable: read the article and official report More...
  • Charting Our Course: the years ahead for SCI March 7, 2018 SCI's Strategic Plan 2018-2023 is launched, and there is a change of Chairman for SCI More...
  • America Has A Chance for Positive Change (updated) February 9, 2018 As Congress and President Trump seek to enact immigration reform this year, they also stand in a position to make some important decisions regarding seafarers. More...