4630 S. Hagadorn Rd. Apt. B13 Cell: (269)535-0078

4630 S. Hagadorn Rd. Apt. B13 Cell: (269)535-0078

Jaclyn L. Stone

4630 S. Hagadorn Rd. Apt. B13 Cell: (269)535-0078

East Lansing, MI, 48823


Undergraduate at Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI) – 2013 to Present

  • Major in Zoology
  • Lyman Briggs Residential College, College of Natural Science
  • Maintaining a 3.3771 GPA

Hackett Catholic Central (Kalamazoo, MI)– 2009 to 2013

  • Graduated with a 3.93 GPA and great attendance


Research Assistant at MSU Berry Fruit Entomology Lab – January 2016 to Present

  • Maintaining a Spotted Wing Drosophila colony for current and future research
  • Assisting in graduate fieldwork and laboratory experimentation
  • Designing and creating Spotted Wing Drosophila field traps and equipment used in experimentation
  • Creating and testing new research methods throughout the lab
  • Applying pesticides to fields and berry crops for entomological and horticultural research studies

Research Assistant at MSU Vegetable Entomology Lab – September 2014 to August 2015

  • Caring for and rearing Colorado Potato Beetle colonies for future research
  • Cleaning and repairing molecular lab equipment and Colorado Potato Beetle caging equipment
  • Creating and testing new research methods for various projects throughout the lab
  • Assisting in graduate research field work throughout the summer

Merchandiser at Imperial Beverage – June 2014 to August 2014

  • Rotated and fronted beverages for different stores throughout western Michigan
  • Maintained a back-stock of product in each store and provided account managers with inventory every weekend
  • Arrived at each store location promptly upon product delivery to organize product throughout the store as needed

Animal Services Technician at MPI Research – June 2012 to August 2012 and June 2013 to August 2013

  • Preparedand delivered animal caging and enrichment for animal use in studies throughout the facility
  • Included ensuring animal safety during the use of caging and enrichment
  • Followed specific personal safety and animal safety protocols
  • Maintained a rotational schedule for the delivery of equipment throughout the building based on each specific study


Internship at Potter Park Zoo – August 2015 to December 2015

  • Worked approximately 250 hours
  • Prepared diets and enrichment to animals
  • Focused primarily on nutritional requirements
  • Provided a variety of enrichment options on a daily rotational schedule
  • Performed multiple training sessions with different animals at least once a week
  • Provided a clean enclosure for animals to reside
  • Administered medications as needed

Internship at Pet Vet Family Pet Care Center – February 2013 to May 2013

  • Worked approximately 134 hours
  • Safely restrained animals for routine examinations and procedures
  • Shadowed and assisted veterinarians in routine appointments
  • Discussed various symptoms and treatment options with owners
  • Administered medications and treatments to animals based on their specific needs and medicinal requirements
  • Provided a clean and enriching environment for animals to recover and recuperate after medical procedures and surgical operations


Recruitment Officer of MSU St. Jude Up ‘til Dawn Fundraiser – May 2015-Present

  • Up ‘til Dawn is a collegiate fundraising event for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital put on by universities across the nation to raise awareness and money for individuals suffering from childhood cancer
  • Responsibilities include presenting to student organizations at MSU to recruit fundraisers and event participants, organizing and recruiting for side-event fundraisers, promoting the event on campus, and meeting with and maintaining contact with general managers for donations and event promotion

Publicity Officer of MSU H.E.L.P. – April 2014 to Present

  • MSU H.E.L.P. is a non-profit Registered Student Organization geared towards providing other students with volunteer and learning opportunities both on and off campus
  • Responsibilities include advertising club fundraising events and volunteer opportunities and giving general club information to those students interested in making a difference in their community