Dhiroj Koirala is a fifth-year PhD student in the Department of Resource Economics. He focuses on energy transitions in developing countries. Currently, he teaches ResEcon 102, an introductory microeconomics course for freshmen. Passionate about leveraging technology to enhance the classroom experience, Dhiroj is exploring methods to monitor students' use of generative AI apps for essay writing. He firmly believes students should hone their original writing skills before harnessing the capabilities of AI to elevate their work.