Author Archives: Imogen Withers

Nov 6 2018

Lord Jeremy Heywood

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It is with great sadness that we learnt of Lord Heywood’s death. Lord Heywood was a great civil servant and a good friend to LSE. The many obituaries written since his death have returned again and again to a number of … Continue reading

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Jan 9 2018

Professor in Practice Peter Sutherland, Chair of LSE Court and Council 2008-2015

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Peter was a big man in every way. He had strong views which he expressed with robust eloquence, he was incredibly quick to pick up sloppy thinking and was always intellectually challenging. However, what I will remember most about him … Continue reading

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Oct 2 2017

Dr Mayling Birney

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The sudden loss of our colleague and friend Dr Mayling Birney comes as a great shock to everyone in the Department of International Development, and across LSE. Mayling was a cherished colleague and friend, a great teacher, and always a … Continue reading

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