Blogs


NSMV: the Built-for-Purpose Training Ship

Why the stars may finally be aligned. Why it is the right thing to do. And, why you should care.

USMMA Parents Speak Out on the State of the Academy

Parents of USMMA Midshipmen present their concerns in a frank discussion

Shutdown of USMMA Commercial Cadet Shipping is Not the Answer

The decision to suspend USMMA's cadet commercial shipping must be reconsidered.

Viva Panamá!

FMC Commissioner William Doyle was on hand for the opening ceremonies at the newly expanded Panama Canal, where he attended several meetings and events during the inauguration week. Here, he weighs in on his experiences.

SubChapter M: Vessel 365 Gets Underway

New Generation Workboat Recordkeeping Launches in Time for SubChapter M Effective Date

Maritime TV: Public Awareness Campaign for World Maritime Industry/Seafarers

NAMEPA co-founder and Executive Director, Carleen Lyden-Kluss, comments on the importance of enhancing public awareness of the often maligned maritime industry.

USMMA Women Discuss Academy Sea Year and Beyond

The sponsored online discussion highlighted Sea Year experience of several women while at Kings Point and how it prepared them for their subsequent career path in the maritime industry. Representing Kings Point classes from 1978 to 2015, these women offered several perspectives, relevant to the current industry discussion surrounding the Sea Year experience.