Formerly known as the Business Education Building, Rasmuson Hall houses UAA’s School of Business and Public Policy. The building also hosts computer labs, AHAINA Student Programs, the American Russian Center, the Confucius Institute and Native Student Services. Rasmuson Hall is named after Edward and Cathryn Rasmuson, two longtime Alaska residents and philanthropists. Edward and Cathryn Rasmuson are the Chairman and Vice-Chairman, respectively, of the Rasmuson Foundation, the largest foundation in the state of Alaska. Their generous contributions have improved the lives of many Alaskans across the state.