University at Albany Class of '07 grad Alyssa Lotmore is an experienced roommate. On the road with UAlbany's women's track and field team, she frequently shared a small hotel room with other female athletes for as long as five days at a time.
“Compromise is a big thing,” said Lotmore. “Don’t let small things get to you.” At the same time, when an issue is bothering you, bring it up in a respectful way and use good communication skills, she said.
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