- Distinguished Faculty Teaching Prize in the Department of Astronomy (2014)
- General Education Programs Teaching Award (2014)
- Center for Teaching Excellence-Lilly Fellowship 2011-2012

- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 315: Astronomy in Practice

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 315: Astronomy in Practice

- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 310: Observational Astronomy (for majors)

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 315: Astronomy in Practice (a new course that I developed). The three papers published by the students can be read in this
*Minor Planet Bulletin*on pages 72, 77, and 78.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy (both MWF and TTH sections)
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Tim Fromm, Paige Junghans, Ivan Lochan, and Sean Murphy. The paper published by the students can be read in this
*Minor Planet Bulletin*on page 204.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Joseph Benik, Sam Knutson, Zsombor Kovacs, and Charles Mills. The paper published by the students can be read in this
*Minor Planet Bulletin*on page 75.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Justin Ellis, John Liu, Allison Melega, Luis Sanchez-Gardea, and Tevis Tsai. Here is their poster of results, which was presented at the January 2010 AAS meeting.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduate Brandy Stewart

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Ramsey Sahli and Brandy Stewart. Read their final report on searching for extragalactic HII regions in SDSS data.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Thomas Palmerino, Philip Wight, and Dustin Wright. Read their final paper.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduate Scott Shores. View poster of results, which was presented at the January 2008 AAS meeting.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Paul Hearding and Ben McIlwain. Read their final paper (the formatting is a bit messed up because of my conversion from Word to PDF).

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 300: Stars and Stellar Systems
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Ryan Ashford, Jonathan Croco, Leanne Dinverno, and David Simon. Read their final paper.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy (Summer Session I)
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space (Summer Session I)

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduates Stephen Brookman, Carl Brown, Kelly Fields, Stephanie Koch. Read their final paper.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 330: Solar System Astronomy
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduate Demetris Themistokleous. Look at his poster, presented at the Jan. 2006 AAS Meeting.

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy (Summer Session I)
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space (Summer Session II)

- ASTR 100: Introduction to Astronomy
- ASTR 220: Collisions in Space
- ASTR 498: Special Problems in Astronomy - with undergraduate Gary Studen. Read his final paper on the project. (The formatting is a little messy because of my conversion from Word to PDF.)

*avondale@astro.umd.edu*