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The Bishop's Cross awarded to SCI's Doug Stevenson
At the 242ndannual 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 Center for Seafare More...
  • November 1, 2018 SCI sponsors Houston maritime training benefit luncheon SCI gathered 200 Houston maritime leaders for a benefit luncheon that included remarks from USCG's 8th District Commander, RADM Paul Thomas. More...
  • October 13, 2018 SCI jointly releases Caring for Seafarers' Mental Wellbeing The Seamen’s Church Institute and the American P&I Club jointly release Caring for Seafarers’ Mental Wellbeing, a document published to provide... More...

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  • 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...
  • SCI celebrates Mr. Jim Lawrence in Silver Bell year September 5, 2018 In the year he was honored with SCI's Silver Bell Award, we spoke to Mr. Jim Lawrence to find out more about his distinguished career in the maritime industry. More...
  • SCI Launches New Digital Archives Platform August 27, 2018 SCI has a new home for its Digital Archives collections More...
  • Findings from the Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) 2018 Shore Leave Survey published August 16, 2018 SCI presents findings from its 2018 Shore Leave Survey to the USCG. More...
  • 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 More...
  • 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". More...
  • 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...