People wait with their luggage at the Maui airport in Kahului, Hawaii, on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2023, in the area where school buses being used as emergency shuttles dropped people off after evacuating them from the western side of the island as they scramble to figure out last-minute travel plans for leaving the island. (AP Photo/Claire Rush)

Deadly Maui Wildfires Close Schools, Buses Evacuate Burn Areas

The extent of the disaster on the Hawaiian island of Maui had yet to be fully revealed on Friday, and a state department of...

The Secrets of Six Top Transportation Teams

RENO, Nev. – The six winners of Transfinder’s inaugural Top Transportation Teams award shared their teambuilding secrets and success stories at STN EXPO Reno....
Traci Brown presents on lie detection during STN EXPO Reno on July 17, 2023. Photo by Philicia Endelman.

Body Language Expert Provides Tell-Tale Signs of Deceptive Behavior at STN EXPO

RENO, Nev.— People’s pants are on fire around you all the time, and you haven’t even noticed, Traci Brown, body language expert, said during Monday’s...
Linda Grandolfo, Peter’s widow, Julie Hrebicek the director of transportation for Magnolia Independent School District in Texas and Lisa Nippolt, the western region manager of Q’Straint’s school bus and paratransit market pose on stage at STN EXPO Reno 2023. Hrebicek won the 2023 Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award of Excellence.

Texas Transportation Director Receives 2023 Grandolfo Award

Julie Hrebicek, the director of transportation for Magnolia Independent School District in Texas, is this year’s recipient of the Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award...

Lie Detection Expert Trains Transportation Director Summit Attendees

RENO, Nev. — Student transporters at the Transportation Director Summit got a training course in body language, verbal cues and lie detection from Traci...
Sylvie di Giusto, author and emotional intelligence expert, delives the opening keynote of STN EXPO Indianapolis on June 4, 2023. (Photo by Taylor Ekbatani.)

Navigating First Impressions in School Transportation

INDIANAPOLIS — Seven. That’s how many seconds it takes someone to make an assumption about you, Sylvie di Giusto told the STN EXPO Indianapolis attendees...

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