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Dorian Ortega | | Twitter

Andre Lee Muñiz | | Twitter

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araceliAraceli Arroyo is a Humboldt Park native of Mexi-rican descent. Her Puerto Rican grandparents as well as her Mexican grandparents migrated to the Humboldt Park community in the early 1950s. She is a proud product of Chicago Catholic schools as well as the Chicago Public School system and the After-School Matters program (theater changed her life). She earned her BA in Creative Writing from Columbia College in 2010, and currently works in the nonprofit sector.