Baroness Diane Hayter's inaugural lecture
18 February 2013
Peter had the chance to work with Professor Hayter on an internship and as a research assistant in the House of Lords. He said: "My time with Professor Hayter was both hugely fascinating and constantly enjoyable. I worked on everything from financial regulation to libel reform, and all the while experiencing life in one of our most renowned institutions. I have no doubt that this has helped make me a more professional and effective person and will prove to be a valuable experience in more ways than I ever could know." Peter expressed his gratitude to Professor Hayter and to Westminster’s Dr Helen Glew who helped facilitate his placement.
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