Michigan Tech dedicates mineral museum building

HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - Michigan Technological University has dedicated a new building for its mineral museum.

A ceremony with was held Thursday at the school in Houghton for the A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum's new home.

The school says on its website that the project was made possible by 1957 Michigan Tech alumnus Tom Shaffner, who pledged $1 million toward the building.