Bemidji High School would like to recognize Nathaniel McDonald as the BHS “Student of the Week” for October 29th-November 2nd. Nathaniel McDonald is being honored for his hard work and friendly attitude in Ms. Sellheim’s class. She describes Nathaniel as “friendly and considerate and he always takes the extra effort to help those around him.” In 9th and 10th grade, Nathaniel was part of the BHS Student Council and he was chosen the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year in 2015. Today, Nathaniel is part of the Seventh Generation Group and the Axe Nation Singers. He has received numerous awards at the MN State Drum and Dance competition including 2nd Runner-up Hand Drum Singing contest, 2nd Runner-up Big Drum Contest, and 11-12th grade Champion of the Fancy Dance contest. He plans to pursue a career in law, journalism, or business.