As a fitting ending to these years spent learning, graduates are looking to impress the audience. The need to leave a lasting tribute before the final departure is a constant. It has been achieved with more or less success by several graduates.
True to himself, Ladouceur executed his final act with justice and panache. At the final student exhibition, he drew fifteen caricatures of fellow students where he noted with humor and some malice their profiles and their character. Those are the drawings that caught Norman McLaren's notice.