Elena Skosey-LaLonde
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Doctoral Student

University of Connecticut
354 Mansfield RD, Unit 1176
Beach Hall
Storrs, CT 06269-1176
Connecticut
United States

  elena.skosey-lalonde@uconn.edu

Research Interests

• Stable Isotopes
• Geochemistry
• Geoarchaeology
• Paleontology
• Paleoanthropology
• Geology
• Petrology
• Minerology

Short Bio

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Key Publications

• Gomes, A. Skosey-LaLonde, E., Zinsious, B., Gonçalves, C., Bicho, N., Raja, M., Cascalheira, J. and Haws, J. (2017). Environmental changes on the Mozambican coast, during the Holocene. In A. Gomes, C. Gonçalves, L. André, N. Bicho and T. Boski (eds.), Changes in environmental systems and their time scales [Abstract Book of the IX Iberian Quaternary Meeting, 19-23 October, Faro, Universidade do Algarve]: 165-166. Faro: ICArEHB & CIMA.  Link

• Bicho, N., Cascalheira, J., Haws, J., Gonçalves, C., Raja, M., André, L., Benedetti, M., Gomes, A., Carvalho, M., Zinsious, B., Benedetti, I. and Skosey-LaLonde, E. (2017). The Txina-Txina Later Stone Age site, Limpopo River basin, Mozambique. In A. Gomes, C. Gonçalves, L. André, N. Bicho and T. Boski (eds.), Changes in environmental systems and their time scales [Abstract Book of the IX Iberian Quaternary Meeting, 19-23 October, Faro,
Universidade do Algarve]: 24-25. Faro: ICArEHB & CIMA.  Link

• Gomes, A., Skosey-LaLonde, E., Zinsious, B., Gonçalves, C., Bicho, N., Raja, M., Cascalheira, J. and Haws, J. (2017). Diatoms from Mozambique: a tool for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions and to understand human evolution. In Abstract Book: Past Global Changes, 5th Open Science Meeting "Global Challenges for our Common Future: a Paleoscience perspective", Zaragoza, Spain: 250.  Link

• Gomes, A., Skosey-LaLonde, E., Zinsious, B., Gonçalves, C., Bicho, N., Raja, M., Cascalheira, J. and Haws, J. (2017). Palaeoenvironmental reconstructions on the Mozambique coast as a tool to understand human evolution: from modern analogues to borehole interpretation. In European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 19, EGU2017-8548.  Link

• Haws, J., Benedetti, M., Bicho, N., Gonçalves, C., Cascalheira, J., Raja, M., Zinsious, B., Carvalho, M., Skosey-LaLonde, E., Benedetti, I., Marreiros, J., Pereira, T. and Gomes, A. (2016). Stone Age Archaeology and Quaternary Landscapes in Southern Mozambique. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 48, No. 7.  Link

• Gomes, A., Haws, J., Bicho, N., Gonçalves, C., Cascalheira, J., Zinsious, B., Skosey-LaLonde, E., Benedetti, I., Benedetti, M., Carvalho, M. and Raja, M. (2016). The Stone Age in Vilankulos: Investigation of the origin of Modern Human south of Save River, Mozambique. III Show of Science and Technology Projects, Tavira.

Research

• 2017: Developing a Lithostratigraphic Profile of Triangle Pond, San Salvador, Bahamas. Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA, and the Gerace Research Center, San Salvador, Bahamas.
• 2016: Assessing Southern Hemisphere behavior of the Indo-Pacific tropical rain belt during the late Holocene through stable isotope and U-Th analysis of a tropical Western Australian stalagmite,” in partial fulfillment of an Undergraduate Honor Thesis in Geology, Cornell College Department of Geology, Mt. Vernon, IA.
• Since 2016: Stone Age Vilankulos: Modern Human Origins Research south of the Rio Save, Mozambique. Gomes, A., Haws, J., Bicho, N. F., Cascalheira, J., Benedetti, M. M., Goncalves, C., Zinsious, B. K., Skosey-LaLonde, E., Carvalho, M. M., Pereira, T., from the Universidade do Algarve, University of Louisville, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Cornell College, University of New Mexico.
• 2016: 17 Years on a Beach. Presented at Cornell College Student Symposium, Mt. Vernon, IA.