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The Reverend David M. Rider, President & Executive Director of the Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI), has notified SCI’s Board of Trustees that he More...
  • 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner June 11, 2019 Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) honored with Silver Bell Award More...
  • 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner Thursday, June 6, 2019 May 7, 2019 This year, SCI is honored to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA). More...

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SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights evolves to meet the needs of mariners February 11, 2019

As SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights becomes the Mariner Advocacy Center, the change in title reflects its evolving scope

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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.

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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.

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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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