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In response to its assessment that the MT Grace I was assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) by transporting oil from Iran to Syria, t More...
  • The Seamen’s Church Institute’s President & Executive Director, the Reverend David Rider, Announces 2020 Retirement June 19, 2019 The Reverend David M. Rider, President & Executive Director of the Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI), has notified SCI’s Board of Trustees that he intends to retire in 2020 after 12 years of More...
  • 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner June 11, 2019 Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) honored with Silver Bell Award More...

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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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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!

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Center for Seafarers' Rights: Intern Report August 17, 2017

Julianne Weidman reports on her time as an intern at the SCI Center for Seafarers' Rights, Summer 2017

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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

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Mapping New York City’s Sailortown August 1, 2016

SCI’s Senior Archivist explores the possibilities of combining the Institute’s archival record with other digital archives to learn more about the past.

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Recognizing a Hero at Sea July 7, 2016

Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights and President of the Life Saving Benevolent Association, awarded an LSBA medal of honor to Mr. Anthony Pozun, acknowledging his... More...

Silver Bell Awards Honor Leadership, Courage June 15, 2016

Celebrating the maritime connection essential to modern-day life, SCI’s annual awards ceremony lauded the contributions made by persons who strengthen the bonds of community and camaraderie.

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