Michael David Harris is from Chicago, IL. He received a BA in Ethics and Political Philosophy from Emory University in Atlanta, GA. During his third year he studied at the European College of Liberal Arts in Berlin, later acquired by Bard College. After graduating Michael joined the Army Reserve, and has served as Unit Administrator and Civil Affairs Specialist. In these roles he analyzed defense personnel regulations and counterinsurgency methods. Michael also teaches argumentation, critical theory and foreign policy for a high school debate team. He plans to attend law school focusing on international and comparative law.