Former Western Washington University professor Bob Keller, right, chats during a break in an annual work party Sept. 3, 2016, at his and Pat Karlberg’s house in Bellingham. The group of former Western students, instructors, staff and family members has been meeting since 1999 to clean and repair their homes.
Former Western Washington University professor Bob Keller, right, chats during a break in an annual work party Sept. 3, 2016, at his and Pat Karlberg’s house in Bellingham. The group of former Western students, instructors, staff and family members has been meeting since 1999 to clean and repair their homes. Paul Conrad For The Bellingham Herald
Former Western Washington University professor Bob Keller, right, chats during a break in an annual work party Sept. 3, 2016, at his and Pat Karlberg’s house in Bellingham. The group of former Western students, instructors, staff and family members has been meeting since 1999 to clean and repair their homes. Paul Conrad For The Bellingham Herald