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In the news: Globe and Mail feature on Canadian colleges

Monday's Globe and Mail featured a special section on Canadian colleges. The section highlighted the trend in university graduates enrolling in college programs and the growing popularity of joint-degree programs. It also talked about how a federal policy review and alliances with foreign institutions have helped improve the acceptance rate of international applicants to Canadian colleges. Other topics covered in the report include real-world projects in which IT students are engaged, health-care program options at colleges, and applied research projects. The section also features ACCC's new report on programs and services for Aboriginal students.