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Guide to assist in distinguishing each of the communications courses:

Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Course Skills Comparison Chart

Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Course Grid

A full description of each course appears on my.harvard.edu.

Communications Courses
Fall 2022

(DPI-802M A) The Arts of Communication
Quartana, Lawrence, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy  (F1)

(DPI-802M B) The Arts of Communication
Quartana, Lawrence, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy  (F2)

(DPI-810M A) Writing for Policy and Politics
 Alex Green, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F1)

(DPI-810M B) Writing for Policy and Politics
Alex Green, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F2)

(DPI-820M A) Policy Memo Writing for Decision Makers
Brodsky, Lauren, Lecturer in Public Policy (F2)

(DPI-828) Policy Analysis and Communication
Brodsky, Lauren, Lecturer in Public Policy (F)

(DPI-830 A) Column and Opinion Writing
Seglin, Jeffrey, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy (F)

(DPI-831M A) Op-Ed Writing
Alex Green, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F1)

(DPI-831M B) Op-Ed Writing
Bina Venkataraman, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F2)

(DPI-835) Speechwriting
Stephen Krupin, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F2)

(DPI-851) Data and Information Visualization
Hong Qu, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (F1)

Spring 2023

(DPI-802M C-1) The Arts of Communication
Candace Bertotti, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-802M C-2) The Arts of Communication
Candace Bertotti, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-802M D-1) The Arts of Communication
Shapira, Allison, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-802M D-2) The Arts of Communication
Shapira, Allison, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-810M C) Writing for Policy and Politics
Harris, Gregory, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-810M D) Writing for Policy and Politics
Harris, Gregory, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-820MB-1) Policy Memo Writing for Decision Makers
Brodsky, Lauren , Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-820M B-2) Policy Memo Writing
Brodsky, Lauren , Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-821M) Writing Policy Reports
Brodsky, Lauren, Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-830B) Column and Opinion Writing
Seglin, Jeffrey, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy (S)

(DPI-831M C) Op-Ed Writing
Nancy Gibbs, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-831M D) Op-Ed Writing
Loth, Renee, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-835M B) Speechwriting
MaryRose Mazzola, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-835M C) Speechwriting
Stephen Krupin, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-852M) Advanced Data and Information Visualization
Qu, Hong, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S1)

(DPI-891M) Engaging the Media
Talev, Margaret, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

(DPI-896M) Crisis Communications
Haber, Jon, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy (S2)

Communications Workshops
Fall 2022

 Monday, September 12
10:30am-11:30am, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Ken Gagne, Technical Account Engineer, Automatic
Communications Workshop: "It's All in How You Say It: Preparing to Host an Interview"

Tuesday, September 13
12:00pm-1:00pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Sarah Viner, LinkedIn Advocate and Consultant
Digital Communications Workshop: "Rock Your LinkedIn Profile"

Wednesday, September 14
1:30pm-2:30pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Renée Loth, HKS Adjunct Lecturer, Opinion Columnist and Journalist, The Boston Globe
Writing Workshop: "The ABC's of a Successful Op-Ed"

Thursday, September 15
3:00pm-4:00pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Candace Bertotti, HKS Adjunct Lecturer, Founder, Candid Communications, HKS MPA '05
Public Speaking Workshop: "Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking about Touch Things"

Monday, September 19
10:30am-11:30am, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Jill A. Slye, Author and Founder of A Sounding Board, LLC
Public Speaking Workshop: "Presenting with Impact"

Monday, September 26
10:30am-11:30am, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Ken Gagne, Technical Account Engineer, Automatic
Digital Communications Workshop: "Crowdfunding: Kickstarting Your Enterprise or Non-Profit Through Online Fundraising"

Wednesday, September 28
1:30pm-2:30pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Emma Sprague, Co-founder and Director of Upswing Strategies
Public Speaking Workshop, "Level Up Your Non-Verbal Communications"

Thursday, September 29
1:30pm-2:30pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Jon Haber, HKS Adjunct Lecturer  and President of Cascade Strategies
Communications Workshop: "How to Communicate in a Crisis"

Tuesday, October 4
3:00pm-4:00pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Lauren Brodsky, HKS Lecturer
Writing Workshop: "How to Write a Policy Memo"

Wednesday, October 19
1:30pm-2:30pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Jill A. Slye, Author and Founder of A Sounding Board, LLC
Public Speaking Workshop: "Presenting with Impact"

Tuesday, October 25
12:00pm-1:00pm, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Hong Qu, HKS Adjunct Lecturer
Digital Communications Workshop: "Designing High-Impact Data Visualizations"

Monday, October 31
10:30am-11:30am, ONLINE - Registration for Zoom Link Here
Candace Bertotti, HKS Adjunct Lecturer, Founder, Candid Communications, HKS MPA '05
Public Speaking Workshop: 10X Your Influence! Increasing Leverage in Your Communications Strategies"