BOURBON - Binkholder Receives Study Abroad Scholarship. Theodora Binkholder is the recipient of a scholarship from The Center of International Studies. She is currently in Costa Rica participating in Spanish immersion for the Winter Intersession of 2013. She is totally immersed in the culture and language of Costa Rica, residing with a host family and attending the Language Institute in San Jose. Binkholder attends The Pierre Laclede Honors College and The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Missouri - St. Louis where she also serves as a peer mentor. She is a 2011 graduate of Bourbon High School.