The hosts of Beyond 1894, Amy Bell and Teddy Allen, introduce the podcast and themselves. Teddy shares some Louisiana Tech history you might not know, and Amy explains why we are going beyond 1894. Each of our episodes will include an interview segment with a member of the Tech family, and for today’s episode, Amy and Teddy talk about their personal backgrounds, what brought them to Tech, and how being here has changed their lives. Amy Bell and Teddy Allen both work in the department of University Communications at Louisiana Tech University. Amy is a research communications specialist, and Teddy is a writer.