James O'Rourke

James O'Rourke

Professor of Management
Mendoza College of Business

234B Mendoza College of Business


  • Corporate communication
  • Reputation management
  • Public speaking
  • Business writing


Roughly 40% Of Post Offices Operate In The Red. Could Banking Offer Them A Way Out?


Thousands Of U.S. Post Offices Lose Money. Should Some Be Closed?

NBC News

Speed of some mail delivery would decrease under proposal

The Washington Post

Postmaster general’s new plan for USPS is said to include slower mail and higher prices

Aunt Jemima Just Got a New Name and Logo

USA Today

USPS removes thousands of mailboxes each year. In 2020, mail-in ballots make it political.

Voters are wary of Trump-ordered postal service changes

Why Buying a Bunch of Stamps Won't Save the USPS

Republicans pushing a post office coup

Saving the U.S. Postal Service from ‘deliberate crippling’ requires ‘a pretty easy fix’

The US post chief bows to the criticism and ensures punctual delivery of postal voting documents (US-Postchef beugt sich der Kritik und sichert pünktliche Zustellung von Briefwahl-Unterlagen zu)

The Daily Beast

Congress Is Just As Responsible for ‘Clusterfuck’ at USPS

Trump has reportedly fixated on the 'loser' USPS since 2017, but the mail-in ballot vendetta came from his allies

NBC News

Trump denies delaying mail; Postal Service head slated to testify before Congress

The Washington Post

Tracing Trump’s Postal Service obsession — from ‘loser’ to ‘scam’ to ‘rigged election’

Postal Service insists it has 'ample capacity' to handle mailed ballots as concerns mount

Does the mail seem slow? You’re not imagining it

Notre Dame professor gives insight into companies changing racially-insensitive brands


Colgate reviews Chinese toothpaste brand Darlie amid US racism debate


Citing 'racial stereotype,' PepsiCo to drop Aunt Jemima name; Uncle Ben's under review


Aunt Jemima brand to be phased out; Uncle Ben's may follow

Associated Press

After 130 Years, Aunt Jemima Will Vanish From Packaging


Postal Service’s financial stress might hurt its ability to handle large volume of mail-in ballots