Got questions about Semester in Detroit? Stop by Allyssa's office hours! Allyssa Garza is a senior studying Political Science and Social Theory and Practice. She was a member of the Spring/Summer 2017 Semester in Detroit cohort, interning with Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision. One of Allyssa's favorite parts of her summer in Detroit was riding her bike around the city with friends. Allyssa enjoys gardening, talking about love languages, doing the New York Times crossword online, and dancing in her living room. You can find Allyssa trying her hardest to study in a coffee shop, but usually making a playlist instead.