Miguel Novoa

Miquel Novoa


Miguel Novoa
Miguel Novoa is a graduate student at Texas A&M University's Bush School of Government & Public Service, working during 2013-2015 toward a Master's of International Affairs degree, with a focus on economic development and international diplomacy. Miguel is also completing a certificate in Nonprofit Management, with coursework on human resources, grant writing, and international nongovernmental organizations. His areas of interest are history, international economics, and anthropology. Miguel worked as a GII research intern with Dr. David Orden during the summer of 2014 (May-August). He prepared a chronology of the United States federal budget debates that occurred during fiscal years 2008-2014, focusing on major legislative decisions and their interface with key agricultural policy decisions that affected the development of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly called the "2014 Farm Bill").