Roberta Tolar Skipwith Self, mother of NIU professor emeritus Robert Self

Roberta Tolar Skipwith Self (1910-2002) was a graduate of Longwood College in Virginia with a certificate in elementary and junior high teaching. She taught in Norfolk County (Virginia) schools until marriage forced her to resign in 1939. Thereafter she was a homemaker and the mother of professor Robert Self.  (Robert Self and Lois Self)