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Simon van Oort

Simon van Oort is a recent graduate of the MSt in US History at the University of Oxford, where he wrote his MSt dissertation on the origins and uses of the phrase ‘Founding Fathers’ (supervised by Dr. Gareth Davies). He graduated from University College Utrecht with a BA in Liberal Arts and an LL.B in Dutch Law, the thesis of which won the first prize in the category ‘language and culture’ at the Student Research Conference 2015.