Meet the Staff

Bernie Streeter

Bernadina Gonzales Streeter, M.S.

Internship Programs Coordinator, Strategic Partnerships 

Profile

  • Master’s degree with over 20 years of experience in higher education working at Texas’ major community colleges and universities
  • Over 20 years of experience working with students and their families as a guide to higher education interpreting policies and procedures and as a compass providing direction to their academic aspirations and goals 

Contact

Phone: 281-283-2074
Email: streeter@uhcl.edu

Hobbies

  • Movies
  • Family Time
  • Museums

Biography

Bernadina Streeter coordinates UHCL’s new model of internships and experiential learning opportunities. This new model offers students the advantage of getting connected early in their academic career to their field of study. Our community partners work closely with our office to shape and prepare our students for their first professional jobs in their careers. Prior to her current role, Bernadina served as a Senior Academic Advisor for our very own College of Education, where she advised undergraduate and graduate students on the many degree plans and pathways for Pre-K through 12th grade. Prior to rejoining the University of Houston System, Streeter worked for San Jacinto College District for five years as an International Counselor and Educational Planner, where she provided academic advising and career counseling to International Students from over 50 countries. Bernadina earned a Bachelor of Arts in Radio/Television from University of Houston Main Campus and Master of Science in Counseling from University of Houston-Clear Lake.

Over the last year due to COVID19, she and fellow advising colleagues launched virtual advising. In 2020, virtual advising made history on our campus and was so well received by the students that it will be added to the repertoire of advising options to better serve students and meet their everyday needs and responsibilities.

"COVID19 crystalized what my students needed from me as an advisor. I was humbled that many students shared their losses of jobs, cars, homes, and loved ones as the year progressed. I was honored to act as their sounding board as they met their challenges and worked through them."
- Bernadina Streeter on the Virtual Advising Program

Contact

  • Strategic Partnerships

    Phone: 281-283-2076
    Fax: 281-283-2010
    strategicpartner@uhcl.edu

    2700 Bay Area Blvd.
    Student Services and Classroom Building (SSCB), Suite 3203
    Houston, TX 77058-1002


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