This summer we are blogging a series of interviews with the 2012 WCB staff! Today our lucky staff member is Rory Anderson! 

Name: Rory Anderson
Age: 18
Hometown: Morris, MN 
School: St. Olaf 
Job: Waterfront, Blockhouse, and Housekeeping Coordinator 
What is the best part about your job?
My favorite part is giving swim and swamp orientations because I love meeting all the campers and telling bad jokes to distract them while they tread water. 
What has been your favorite memory from this summer?
I loved my staff trip with the best guide ever, Whitney Vogel, and being a guide for a week for my all-boy work crew from Peace Lutheran. 
What is the most rewarding aspect about working at Wilderness?
Getting to work alongside so many new friends in the beauty of the wilderness.
What makes Wilderness so special?
Emma Harness. 

What is your favorite lake in the BWCAW?
Wisini Lake 
What are you currently reading?

On the Road by Jack Kerouac.

Dream occupation?
Emergency room surgeon… or being Indiana Jones. 

Favorite quote?

“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein